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Dataset Abstract

Title: CBS News Poll: Mississippi Election Day Survey [USCBS1982-STELEC-MS]
Survey Firm: CBS News
Study Date: November 2, 1982
Sample: Exiting Voters in Mississippi
Sample Size: 975
Variables: 30
Abstract: John Stennis vs. Haley Barbour (2); most important issue in how voted for senator (2); Reagan economic program (2); best possible candidates were/were not nominated for Senate this year (1); Senator John Stennis job performance (1); Ronald Reagan job performance (1); unemployment in respondent's household (1); 1980 presidential election (1); personal finances (1).
Weight: Columns 75-80 (
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CBS News. CBS News Poll: Mississippi Election Day Survey, Nov, 1982 [dataset]. USCBS1982-STELEC-MS, Version . CBS News [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-14-2018.


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