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Title: CBS News/New York Times Poll: Massachusetts Democratic Primary Exit Poll [USCBSNYT1980-STPRIM-MADM]
Survey Firm: CBS News and The New York Times
Study Date: March 4, 1980
Sample: Exiting Voters in Massachusettes
Sample Size: 1417
Presidential vote in Democratic primary; candidates' personal qualities and political issues influencing vote; when decision was made; contact made by Gerry Brown, Jimmy Carter and Edward Kennedy or their supporters; Carter and Kennedy's leadership qualities; Carter's political use of war threat; Carter's performance in respect to Iran; effect on primaries of competition among Democratic candidates; government spending on domestic programs; refusal to vote for a particular More...
Weight: Cols. 59-64 (
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CBS News and The New York Times. CBS News/New York Times Poll: Massachusetts Democratic Primary Exit Poll, Mar, 1980 [dataset]. USCBSNYT1980-STPRIM-MADM, Version 1. CBS News and The New York Times [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Feb-22-2018.


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