When it comes to the state elections board, would you prefer:
79% A state elections board that is equally split between the Democratic and Republican parties
11% A state elections board controlled by one party
8% Don’t Know
Civitas President Francis De Luca said “even though the NC supreme court may have handed Governor Cooper a partisan victory in his lawsuit over changes to the State Board of Elections, the large majority of voters in North Carolina would prefer to see the bipartisan elections board enacted by the legislature and blocked by Cooper.”
Crosstabs for this question can be found here.
Full results of the poll will be released this week and tickets for the Thursday poll lunch can be purchased here.
This poll surveyed 1,000 likely voters (30% on cell phones) with a margin of error of +/- 3.10%. This survey was taken February 6-8, 2018. A copy of the crosstabs, in their entirety, will be released later this week.
Civitas has conducted live-caller voting in North Carolina since May 2005, and we are the only organization offering independent, nonpartisan data on current opinion. In the decade we’ve been conducting them, our polls have provided vital insights on what North Carolina voters think of the leaders and issues facing the state.
Founded in 2005, the Civitas Institute is a Raleigh, NC-based, 501(c)(3) nonprofit policy organization that fights to remove barriers to freedom so that all North Carolinians can enjoy a better life.