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October 3, 2012 Pinellas County General Election Survey

Telephone survey of likely voters within Pinellas County Florida for the November 6 general election, conducted on October 3rd, 2012:

In this survey of likely voters conducted during the first week in October, we polled on 8 different county races. Included are the race for Pinellas County Sheriff, Supervisor of Elections, County Commission, County School Board and the Pinellas Schools property tax referendum.


Total people polled: 836

These results are scientifically weighted by political party, race, gender and age.
The scientific results shown below for the whole of Pinellas County have a sample size of 396 voters and a margin of error of 4.9% at a 95% confidence level. The scientific results shown below for Pinellas County district 7 have a sample size of 440 voters and a margin of error of 4.7% at a 95% confidence level.



In the race for Pinellas County Sheriff do you support Republican Bob Gualtieri or Democrat Scott Swope?
	Bob Gualtieri:        54.2%   	
	Scott Swope:          36.2%   	
	Undecided:             9.6%

In the race for Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections do you support Republican Deborah Clark or No Party Candidate Jack Killingsworth?
	Deborah Clark:        56.5%   	
	Jack Killingsworth:   30.8%   	
	Undecided:            12.7% 

In the race for Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners District 1 do you support Republican Neil Brickfield or Democrat Janet C. Long?
	Neil Brickfield:      44.9%   	
	Janet C. Long:        43.9%   	
	Undecided:            11.2%

In the race for Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners District 3 do you support Republican Nancy Bostock or Democrat Charlie Justice?
	Nancy Bostock:        43.6%   	
	Charlie Justice:      46.3%   	
	Undecided:            10.2%

In the race for Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners District 7 do you support Republican Buck Walz or Democrat Ken Welch?
	Buck Walz:            32.9%   	
	Ken Welch:            51.2%   	
	Undecided:            15.9%

In the race for Pinellas County School Board Member District 1 do you support Janet R. Clark or Elliott Stern?
	Janet R. Clark:       41.3%   	
	Elliott Stern:        25.1%   	
	Undecided:            33.6%

In the race for Pinellas County School Board Member District 7 do you support Rene Flowers or Glenton Glen Gilzean?
	Rene Flowers:         48.7%   	
	Glenton Glen Gilzean: 21.6%   	
	Undecided:            29.7%

Do you support the renewal of the Pinellas County Schools One-Half Mill Ad Valorem Property Tax?
	Yes:                  40.4%   	
	No:                   34.1%   	
	Undecided:            25.5%

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