Marquette Law School Poll: August 4-9, 2020

Likely voters

(Percentages are rounded to whole numbers for reporting of results. Frequencies have been rounded to whole numbers but percentages are calculated based on non-integer weighted sample sizes.)

Results for survey items among all likely voters are presented here. Please note that some questions are only asked of particular groups of respondents. In these instances, the row “NA’s” includes the number and percent of total respondents omitted from the question. These omitted cases are ignored when calculating the “Valid” and “Cumulative” percent columns.

S2: Gender

Record Gender
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Male 317 47 47 47
Female 358 53 53 100

S3a: State residence

Do you currently live in Wisconsin?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Yes 675 100 100 100

S4: Milwaukee city residence

Do you currently live within Milwaukee city limits?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Yes 50 7 52 52
No 47 7 48 100
(Missing) 579 86 NA NA

S5: Registered to vote

Some people are registered to vote and others are not. Are you registered to vote in the precinct or ward where you now live, or aren't you?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Yes, registered to vote 638 94 94 94
No, not registered to vote 34 5 5 99
Don't Know/Refused 4 1 1 100

S6: Plan to register

Do you plan to register to vote, or is there a chance that you may not register?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Plan to Register 38 6 100 100
(Missing) 638 94 NA NA

Q1: Follow politics

Some people seem to follow what's going on in politics most of the time, whether there's an election going on or not. Others aren't that interested. Would you say you follow what's going on in politics most of the time, some of the time, only now and then, or hardly at all?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Most of the time 523 77 77 77
Some of the time 122 18 18 95
Only now and then 16 2 2 98
Hardly at all 15 2 2 100

Q2: Chances of voting

What are the chances that you will vote in the November 2020 general election for president, Congress, and other offices -- are you absolutely certain to vote, very likely to vote, are the chances 50-50, or don't you think you will vote?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Absolutely certain 675 100 100 100

Q3: Economy over last year

Over the past year, do you feel the economy has gotten better, gotten worse, or stayed about the same?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Gotten better 162 24 24 24
Gotten worse 382 56 56 80
Stayed the same 113 17 17 97
Don't know 16 2 2 100
Refused 3 0 0 100

Q4: Economy over next year

Looking ahead, over the next year do you expect the economy to get better, get worse, or stay about the same?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Get better 319 47 47 47
Get worse 149 22 22 69
Stay the same 136 20 20 89
Don't know 69 10 10 100
Refused 2 0 0 100

Q5: Trump’s overall job

Donald Trump job approval, 2-category
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Approve 305 45 45 45
Disapprove 360 53 53 98
Don't know 8 1 1 100
Refused 3 0 0 100

Q5: Trump’s overall job (4-cat)

Overall, do you approve or disapprove of the way Donald Trump is handling his job as president?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Strongly approve 222 33 33 33
Somewhat approve 82 12 12 45
Somewhat disapprove 34 5 5 50
Strongly disapprove 325 48 48 98
Don't know 8 1 1 100
Refused 3 0 0 100

Q6: Evers’ overall job

Tony Evers job approval, 2-category
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Approve 382 57 57 57
Disapprove 261 39 39 95
Don't know 32 5 5 100

Q6: Evers’ overall job (4-cat)

Overall, do you approve or disapprove of the way Tony Evers is handling his job as Governor of Wisconsin?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Strongly approve 215 32 32 32
Somewhat approve 167 25 25 57
Somewhat disapprove 70 10 10 67
Strongly disapprove 191 28 28 95
Don't know 32 5 5 100

Q7: Fav/Unfav Ron Johnson

Fav/Unfav: Ron Johnson
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Favorable 241 36 36 36
Unfavorable 266 39 39 75
Haven't heard enough 143 21 21 96
Don't know 24 4 4 100
Refused 1 0 0 100

Q8: Fav/Unfav Tammy Baldwin