UNF poll: Obama/Romney tied among Jacksonville voters

Published On: Nov 17 2011 04:08:05 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 18 2011 04:00:00 AM EST
Election 2012
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

A University of North Florida poll released Friday morning found that among Jacksonville voters in potential voting match ups with Republican candidates, President Barack Obama is tied with Mitt Romney, but the Democrat leads Gov. Rick Perry and Herman Cain.

The telephone survey was conducted by about 120 UNF political science students between Nov. 7 and 15 and included 574 likely Jacksonville voters. A cell phone sample is used to increase representation. Gender and ethnic origin are weighted to statistics from the Supervisor of Elections for Duval County registered voters.

The survey's margin of error is plus or minus 4 percent.

Among the findings: