The Civil Beat Poll

Civil Beat Poll: Djou On Way To May 22 Victory

·By John Temple

Honolulu City Councilman holds 14 point lead over Democrats Case and Hanabusa, who are in a dead heat for second place in the race to succeed Neil Abercrombie in the 1st Congressional District special election.


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Methodology: Aloha Vote, a Hawaii subsidiary of Merriman River Group (MRG), surveyed 1,081 likely voters on May 6 and 7 using interactive voice response technology (touch-tone polling). The margin of error is +/- 3.0 percentage points. The margin of error indicates that in 95 percent of samples of this size, the results will be within +/- 3.0 percent of the actual percentage in the full population of likely voters.

Merriman River Group, founded in 1998, is a full-service consulting organization specializing in election management, opinion research and communication. In 2008 and 2009, MRG collected national survey data for the National Leadership Index conducted by the Center for Public Leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School.