Deb Fischer leads by 25 points

June 19, 2012


LINCOLN, Nebraska, June 19, 2012 – Today, the Deb Fischer for U.S. Senate campaign released poll results that show Deb Fischer with a significant 58%-33% lead over Bob Kerrey.

The live telephone survey was conducted by Public Opinion Strategies, a nationally renowned polling firm with a long and widely-respected record of polling for campaigns in Nebraska including Dave Heineman for Governor, Mike Johanns for U.S. Senate, Jeff Fortenberry for Congress, Lee Terry for Congress, and Adrian Smith for Congress.

Public Opinion Strategies surveyed 500 likely voters on June 17 and 18. The margin of error for the survey is ±4.38%.

“Nebraskans across the state are sending a very clear message that they prefer commonsense conservative Deb Fischer over liberal Democrat Bob Kerrey,” said campaign manager Aaron Trost. “Senator Fischer represents a welcome change from the career politicians in Washington who have given us record unemployment, trillions in debt, and Obamacare.”

The results of the survey are listed below:

If the election for United States Senate were being held today, for whom would you vote between?

Deb Fischer (R) 58%
Bob Kerrey (D) 33%
Undecided 7%