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MASSACHUSETTS

BATTLEGROUND SURVEY

2020 GENERAL ELECTION

AUGUST 2019

Battleground survey conducted August 26 through August 27, 2019. 1,415 likely 2020 General Election
voters in 25 target house districts participated in the survey. Survey weighted to match expected
turnout demographics for the 2020 General Election. Margin of Error is +/-2.6%. Totals do not always
equal 100% due to rounding. *Full list of house districts surveyed on last page.

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Q1: Do you believe that Democrats on Beacon Hill are taking Massachusetts in the right direction, or are
they taking our state off on the wrong track?

Right direction: 33%


Wrong track: 52%
Not sure: 15%

Q2: Do you approve or disapprove of the job Donald Trump is doing as President?

Approve: 52%
Disapprove: 43%
Not sure: 5%

Q3: Do you approve or disapprove of the job Charlie Baker is doing as Governor of Massachusetts?

Approve: 58%
Disapprove: 29%
Not sure: 12%

Q4: Many Democrats in Congress are calling for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. Do you
support or oppose Democratic members of Congress calling for the impeachment of President Trump?

Support: 35%
Oppose: 59%
Not sure: 6%

Q5: Do you support or oppose Massachusetts becoming a state that provides sanctuary for
undocumented immigrants?

Support: 24%
Oppose: 65%
Not sure: 11%

Q6: Do you support or oppose the state of Massachusetts expanding abortion law by passing an
“Infanticide bill” which would allow late term abortions right up until the moment of birth?

Support: 14%
Oppose: 73%
Not sure: 13%

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Q7: Do you support or oppose tax money funding Planned Parenthood?

Support: 40%
Oppose: 48%
Not sure: 13%

Q8: Do you believe illegal immigrants should be allowed to partake in federal and state welfare
programs?

Yes: 14%
No: 76%
Not sure: 10%

Q9: Do you support or oppose the Green New Deal?

Support: 21%
Oppose: 46%
Not sure: 32%

Q10: Do you support or oppose universal healthcare, otherwise known as Medicare-for-All?

Support: 38%
Oppose: 54%
Not sure: 9%

Q11: Do you believe your taxes are too high, too low or about right?

Too high: 57%


Too low: 5%
About right: 34%
Not sure: 4%

Q12: If the 2020 General Election for State Legislature were held today, would you prefer a Republican
candidate, or a candidate like Democratic Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez?

Republican: 55%
Candidate like AOC: 26%
Undecided: 19%

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Q1: Do you believe that Democrats on Beacon Hill are taking Massachusetts in the right direction, or are
they taking our state off on the wrong track?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER

Right direction 42% 40% 27% 36% 65% 29% 24% 34% 33%
Wrong track 56% 48% 60% 45% 9% 56% 64% 49% 54%
Not sure 2% 12% 13% 20% 25% 15% 13% 17% 13%
Table 1. Q1 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Right direction 10% 65% 27%
Wrong track 81% 17% 58%
Not sure 9% 18% 15%
Table 2. Q1 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Right direction 13% 38% 59%
Wrong track 78% 45% 22%
Not sure 9% 17% 20%
Table 3. Q1 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Right direction 37% 29%
Wrong track 45% 61%
Not sure 18% 11%
Table 4. Q1 by GENDER

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Q2: Do you approve or disapprove of the job Donald Trump is doing as President?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Approve 47% 47% 56% 46% 26% 55% 68% 49% 54%
Disapprove 49% 50% 38% 48% 66% 38% 27% 46% 41%
Not sure 4% 3% 7% 6% 8% 6% 5% 5% 5%
Table 5. Q2 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Approve 88% 14% 57%
Disapprove 9% 82% 37%
Not sure 3% 3% 6%
Table 6. Q2 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Approve 81% 42% 20%
Disapprove 13% 52% 75%
Not sure 5% 5% 4%
Table 7. Q2 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Approve 44% 60%
Disapprove 50% 35%
Not sure 6% 4%
Table 8. Q2 by GENDER

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Q3: Do you approve or disapprove of the job Charlie Baker is doing as Governor of Massachusetts?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Approve 59% 54% 54% 64% 49% 53% 71% 59% 61%
Disapprove 34% 30% 37% 22% 43% 32% 24% 31% 24%
Not sure 7% 16% 10% 14% 8% 14% 5% 10% 14%
Table 9. Q3 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Approve 45% 73% 56%
Disapprove 40% 18% 31%
Not sure 14% 10% 13%
Table 10. Q3 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Approve 43% 65% 67%
Disapprove 42% 23% 21%
Not sure 14% 11% 11%
Table 11. Q3 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Approve 63% 53%
Disapprove 24% 36%
Not sure 13% 12%
Table 12. Q3 by GENDER

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Q4: Many Democrats in Congress are calling for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. Do you
support or oppose Democratic members of Congress calling for the impeachment of President Trump?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Support 41% 40% 26% 37% 57% 30% 23% 37% 35%
Oppose 57% 53% 68% 52% 26% 62% 77% 58% 60%
Not sure 2% 7% 7% 11% 17% 7% 0% 5% 5%
Table 13. Q4 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Support 10% 69% 28%
Oppose 88% 25% 65%
Not sure 2% 6% 7%
Table 14. Q4 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Support 11% 41% 63%
Oppose 86% 51% 30%
Not sure 3% 8% 7%
Table 15. Q4 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Support 40% 28%
Oppose 52% 67%
Not sure 7% 5%
Table 16. Q4 by GENDER

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Q5: Do you support or oppose Massachusetts becoming a state that provides sanctuary for
undocumented immigrants?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Support 30% 28% 18% 26% 58% 23% 13% 25% 24%
Oppose 68% 60% 72% 54% 25% 66% 73% 63% 69%
Not sure 2% 12% 10% 19% 17% 11% 13% 12% 8%
Table 17. Q5 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Support 7% 49% 19%
Oppose 89% 37% 70%
Not sure 4% 14% 11%
Table 18. Q5 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Support 5% 26% 55%
Oppose 89% 61% 31%
Not sure 5% 13% 14%
Table 19. Q5 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Support 29% 19%
Oppose 58% 73%
Not sure 13% 8%
Table 20. Q5 by GENDER

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Q6: Do you support or oppose the state of Massachusetts expanding abortion law by passing an
“Infanticide bill” which would allow late term abortions right up until the moment of birth?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Support 17% 16% 9% 14% 40% 14% 15% 15% 13%
Oppose 77% 72% 81% 71% 34% 71% 71% 73% 73%
Not sure 6% 12% 10% 15% 25% 15% 15% 13% 14%
Table 21. Q6 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Support 11% 23% 11%
Oppose 83% 61% 75%
Not sure 7% 16% 13%
Table 22. Q6 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Support 7% 13% 30%
Oppose 87% 73% 48%
Not sure 6% 14% 22%
Table 23. Q6 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Support 13% 15%
Oppose 74% 72%
Not sure 13% 13%
Table 24. Q6 by GENDER

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Q7: Do you support or oppose tax money funding Planned Parenthood?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Support 55% 44% 31% 40% 43% 37% 25% 45% 37%
Oppose 38% 45% 53% 47% 25% 46% 71% 44% 51%
Not sure 7% 11% 16% 14% 32% 17% 4% 10% 12%
Table 25. Q7 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Support 23% 62% 36%
Oppose 68% 27% 50%
Not sure 9% 11% 14%
Table 26. Q7 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Support 16% 47% 64%
Oppose 71% 41% 21%
Not sure 12% 12% 15%
Table 27. Q7 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Support 42% 37%
Oppose 43% 53%
Not sure 15% 10%
Table 28. Q7 by GENDER

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Q8: Do you believe illegal immigrants should be allowed to partake in federal and state welfare
programs?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Yes 26% 16% 16% 13% 44% 10% 10% 15% 13%
No 72% 75% 79% 74% 39% 77% 87% 75% 77%
Not sure 2% 9% 5% 13% 17% 13% 4% 10% 10%
Table 29. Q8 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Yes 5% 29% 11%
No 92% 55% 80%
Not sure 3% 16% 9%
Table 30. Q8 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Yes 3% 15% 34%
No 93% 74% 49%
Not sure 4% 12% 17%
Table 31. Q8 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Yes 17% 11%
No 71% 82%
Not sure 13% 7%
Table 32. Q8 by GENDER

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Q9: Do you support or oppose the Green New Deal?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Support 27% 24% 23% 22% 35% 24% 9% 21% 18%
Oppose 42% 39% 49% 49% 16% 47% 46% 47% 48%
Not sure 30% 36% 29% 29% 48% 29% 46% 32% 34%
Table 33. Q9 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Support 10% 37% 18%
Oppose 70% 22% 49%
Not sure 20% 40% 33%
Table 34. Q9 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Support 7% 23% 43%
Oppose 70% 42% 14%
Not sure 23% 35% 43%
Table 35. Q9 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Support 21% 21%
Oppose 38% 56%
Not sure 41% 23%
Table 36. Q9 by GENDER

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Q10: Do you support or oppose universal healthcare, otherwise known as Medicare-for-All?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Support 45% 43% 31% 42% 49% 33% 42% 39% 37%
Oppose 48% 52% 60% 50% 25% 57% 46% 51% 54%
Not sure 7% 5% 9% 8% 25% 10% 12% 9% 9%
Table 37. Q10 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Support 18% 62% 33%
Oppose 76% 29% 57%
Not sure 5% 9% 10%
Table 38. Q10 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Support 17% 39% 73%
Oppose 77% 50% 18%
Not sure 6% 11% 10%
Table 39. Q10 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Support 41% 34%
Oppose 49% 59%
Not sure 10% 7%
Table 40. Q10 by GENDER

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Q11: Do you believe your taxes are too high, too low or about right?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER
Too high 62% 59% 61% 52% 58% 56% 63% 55% 57%
Too low 7% 5% 4% 8% 8% 4% 10% 5% 4%
About right 29% 34% 32% 34% 34% 33% 26% 36% 36%
Not sure 2% 2% 3% 6% 0% 7% 0% 4% 3%
Table 41. Q11 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Too high 56% 57% 57%
Too low 4% 7% 4%
About right 35% 33% 35%
Not sure 4% 4% 4%
Table 42. Q11 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Too high 65% 54% 49%
Too low 3% 6% 6%
About right 28% 37% 39%
Not sure 4% 3% 6%
Table 43. Q11 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Too high 57% 56%
Too low 4% 6%
About right 34% 35%
Not sure 5% 3%
Table 44. Q11 by GENDER

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Q12: If the 2020 General Election for State Legislature were held today, would you prefer a Republican
candidate, or a candidate like Democratic Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez?

Column % BARNSTABLE BRISTOL ESSEX HAMPDEN HAMPSHIRE MIDDLESEX NORFOLK PLYMOUTH WORCESTER

Republican 51% 53% 63% 47% 26% 57% 72% 54% 55%
Candidate like AOC 43% 29% 21% 27% 51% 20% 18% 26% 27%
Undecided 6% 18% 16% 25% 23% 23% 10% 20% 18%
Table 45. Q12 by COUNTY

Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan


Republican 90% 19% 60%
Candidate like AOC 5% 56% 20%
Undecided 5% 25% 20%
Table 46. Q12 by PARTY

Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal


Republican 84% 47% 19%
Candidate like AOC 6% 29% 55%
Undecided 9% 24% 26%
Table 47. Q12 by IDEOLOGY

Column % Female Male


Republican 48% 64%
Candidate like AOC 29% 22%
Undecided 23% 15%
Table 48. Q12 by GENDER

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DEMOGRAPHICS

%
BARNSTABLE 3%
BRISTOL 9%
ESSEX 11%
HAMPDEN 8%
HAMPSHIRE 1%
MIDDLESEX 14%
NORFOLK 2%
PLYMOUTH 26%
WORCESTER 27%
Table 49. COUNTY

%
Republican 15%
Democrat 23%
Non-Partisan 62%
Table 50. PARTY

%
Conservative 34%
Moderate 48%
Liberal 18%
Table 51. IDEOLOGY

%
Female 54%
Male 46%
Table 52. GENDER

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DISTRICTS SURVEYED:

FIFTH WORCESTER DISTRICT


THIRD HAMPDEN DISTRICT
EIGHTEENTH WORCESTER DISTRICT
FIRST HAMPDEN DISTRICT
TWELFTH BRISTOL DISTRICT
THIRTY-SIXTH MIDDLESEX DISTRICT
EIGHTH WORCESTER DISTRICT
EIGHTH PLYMOUTH DISTRICT
SECOND PLYMOUTH DISTRICT
FOURTH BRISTOL DISTRICT
SEVENTH PLYMOUTH DISTRICT
FOURTH HAMPDEN DISTRICT
SIXTH WORCESTER DISTRICT
TWELFTH PLYMOUTH DISTRICT
NINETEENTH MIDDLESEX DISTRICT
SEVENTH WORCESTER DISTRICT
FIFTH BARNSTABLE DISTRICT
TWENTY-SECOND MIDDLESEX DISTRICT
SECOND WORCESTER DISTRICT
FIFTEENTH ESSEX DISTRICT
SIXTH PLYMOUTH DISTRICT
FIFTH PLYMOUTH DISTRICT
FIFTH BRISTOL DISTRICT
NINTH ESSEX DISTRICT
THIRTEENTH ESSEX DISTRICT

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