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MSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — Iowa

Gov. Howard Dean leads Rep. Dick Gephardt by two points in the latest poll of Iowa voters. Read the complete results of the tracking poll conducted from Jan. 8 to Jan. 10, 2004.

The Democratic candidates for President in 2004 are Howard Dean, John Edwards, Richard Gephardt, John Kerry, Dennis Kucinich, Carol Mosley-Braun, Joe Lieberman, Al Sharpton, and Wesley Clark.

If the caucus were held today, for whom would you vote? 
Dean  25%
Gephardt 23%
Kerry  15%
Edwards 14%
Clark  3%
Lieberman 3%
Kucinich 2%
Mosley-Braun 1%
Sharpton 1%
Someone else 1%
Not sure 14%

From the same list, who would be your second choice… 
Kerry  22%
Dean  20%
Gephardt 17%
Edwards 12%
Clark  6%
Lieberman 2%
Kucinich 1%
Mosley-Braun 1%
Sharpton 1%
Someone else 1%
Not sure 19%

If you had to choose today, which candidate are you leaning toward? (Asked only of those who responded "Not sure" to the first question.) 
Dean  24%
Gephardt 13%
Edwards 9%
Kerry  5%
Kucinich 1%
Clark  1%
Not sure 47%

How strong is your support for the candidate you chose in the first question?
Very strong  58%
Somewhat strong 38%
Not strong  3%
Not sure  1%

Overall opinion - Wesley Clark 
Very favorable  11%
Somewhat favorable  25%
Somewhat unfavorable 8%
Very unfavorable  12%
Not familiar   40%
Not sure   3%

Overall opinion - Howard Dean 
Very favorable  30%
Somewhat favorable  36%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable  11%
Not familiar   9%
Not sure   2%
 
Overall opinion - John Edwards 
Very favorable  31%
Somewhat favorable  34%
Somewhat unfavorable 7%
Very unfavorable  4%
Not familiar   23%
Not sure   2%

Overall opinion - Richard Gephardt 
Very favorable  36%
Somewhat favorable  37%
Somewhat unfavorable 11%
Very unfavorable  7%
Not familiar   7%
Not sure   2%

Overall opinion - John Kerry 
Very favorable  33%
Somewhat favorable  37%
Somewhat unfavorable 9%
Very unfavorable  6%
Not familiar   13%
Not sure   1%

Overall opinion - Dennis Kucinich 
Very favorable  6%
Somewhat favorable  18%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable  12%
Not familiar   51%
Not sure   2%
 
Overall opinion - Joe Lieberman 
Very favorable  6%
Somewhat favorable  29%
Somewhat unfavorable 21%
Very unfavorable  23%
Not familiar   18%
Not sure   3%

Overall opinion - Carol Mosley-Braun 
Very favorable  7%
Somewhat favorable  20%
Somewhat unfavorable 9%
Very unfavorable  16%
Not familiar   47%
Not sure   1%

Overall opinion - Al Sharpton 
Very favorable  3%
Somewhat favorable  12%
Somewhat unfavorable 16%
Very unfavorable  26%
Not familiar   40%
Not sure   2%

Zogby International conducted telephone interviews of a random sampling of about 500 likely caucus voters statewide. All calls were made from Zogby International headquarters in Utica, N.Y., from Thursday (1/08/04) thru Saturday (1/10/04). The margin of error is +/- 4.5%. Slight weights were added to party, age, education, union, and gender to more accurately reflect the voting population. Margins of error are higher in sub-groups.