A statewide survey conducted by Remington Research Group shows Congressman Ron DeSantis winning the Republican primary for governor of Florida.
Following are the key questions/answers from the statewide survey:
Q1: Do you think the United States is heading in the right direction, or is it going off on the wrong track?
Right direction: 82%
Wrong track: 12%
Not sure: 6%
Q2: What is your opinion of Donald Trump?
No opinion: 3%
Q3: What is your opinion of Ron DeSantis?
No opinion: 36%
Q4: What is your opinion of Adam Putnam?
No opinion: 39%
Q5: Candidates in the August 28th Republican Primary Election for Governor are Don Baldauf, Ron DeSantis, Timothy Devine, Bob Langford, John Joseph Mercadante, Bruce Nathan, Adam Putnam, and Bob White. If the election were held today, for whom would you vote?
Don Baldauf: 2%
Ron DeSantis: 43%
Timothy Devine: 2%
Bob Langford: 1%
John Joseph Mercadante: 0%
Bruce Nathan: 1%
Adam Putnam: 26%
Bob White: 1%
Q6: If the candidates in the August 28th Republican Primary Election for Governor were just Ron DeSantis and Adam Putnam, for whom would you vote?
Ron DeSantis: 45%
Adam Putnam: 30%
Q9: Thinking about the various types of voters in the Republican Party, which type of Republican do you consider yourself to be? Traditional/Establishment, Christian Conservative, Libertarian, a Trump
Republican or Tea Party?
Christian Conservative: 37%
Trump Republican: 32%
Tea Party: 5%
Read the full results of the Remington Research Group survey.
EDITORS NOTE: The Remington Research Group survey was conducted July 2 and July 5, 2018. 2,826 likely 2018 Republican Primary Election voters participated in the survey. Survey weighted to match expected turnout demographics for the 2018 Republican Primary Election. The survey over sampled the Tampa media market with 1,462 interviews. Effective post weighted sample size is 1,470 with a margin of error of +/-1.84% and a 95% level of confidence.