Skip to comments.Facebook/POLITICO poll: South Carolina users cool to tea party (Baloney Alert!)
Posted on 01/17/2012 11:52:03 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet
Almost two-thirds of adult Facebook users in South Carolina say they aren't fans of the tea party, according to a Facebook poll conducted today with POLITICO.
Sixty-two percent of those surveyed said they are "not at all supportive" of the tea party, compared with 20 percent who were "somewhat supportive" and 18 percent who were "very supportive."
Of those surveyed, women were slightly less supportive of the tea party. Just 35 percent were either "somewhat" or "very" supportive of the movement, compared with 42 percent among men.
The results only represent the sentiment of South Carolina users on Facebook, not registered voters or likely GOP primary voters that tend to be more reliable barometers of primary elections. The Facebook poll, for instance, doesn't exclude Democrats or independents....
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BTW, I bet if they actually asked individual questions about what the Tea Party actually stands for, they'd get a completely opposite result.
Actually, it’s not as far-fetched as you might think.
The Tea Party “Brand” has been badly damaged in the last two years by an endless and relentless stream of media propaganda, exactly like what happened to Sarah Palin.
I claim BS on this one. I live in Greenville, SC. Almost everybody I talk to who is politically “in tune” supports the Tea Party.
I would estimate it is more like 70-30 in favor of, if not higher.
“Almost two-thirds of adult Facebook users in South Carolina say they aren’t fans of the tea party,”
I say BS. South Carolina would be as close to the heart and soul of the Tea Party as any state in the union.
Only young brain washed leftist would represent South Carolina
In other news, 95% of sixth graders insist pizza is a health food.
This is bs yapping by the bs crowd.
Thirty-eight percent were “somewhat supportive” or “very supportive” of the Tea Party, ten percent ahead of Romney’s twenty-eight percent support in South Carolina, yet Romney is “dominating the race” and the voters are cool to the Tea Party? Do the media ever consider reporting facts, or is it all about spin to them?
Sorry but you can tell by the Debates we are live and well in the audience!