What Kind of President is America Ready for?

Do you think America is ready to elect…

Yes No Not sure
A Mormon president 66% 27% 7%
An African-American president 59% 30% 11%
A woman president 58% 32% 10%
A Hispanic president 39% 48% 13%

If your party nominated (the following) for president, would you vote for that person if (he or she) were qualified for the job?

Yes No Not sure
An African-American president 92% 4% 4%
A woman president 86% 9% 5%
A Hispanic president 81% 14% 5%
A Mormon president 66% 27% 7%

Source: Princeton Survey Research Associates / Newsweek
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 1,001 American adults, conducted on Jul. 2 and Jul. 3, 2007. Margin of error is 4 per cent.

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