Thursday, August 17, 2006

No more "VROOM VROOM" for you, George.

Maybe you can wear that down in Crawford, while you're clearing brush.

Just what he needs.
REUTERS/Jason Reed

Polling by Zogby International in August found that while more than half of NASCAR fans voted for President George W. Bush in 2004, 56 percent now say the country is on the wrong track.

Almost one-third of NASCAR fans now intend to vote for Democrats in congressional races this fall, similar to the number planning to vote Republican, according to the Zogby poll. According to political analysts, this has occurred despite no significant increase in Democratic campaigning aimed at this group.

It's still pretty heavily weighted toward Republicans, but the facts that cracks are showing is something to think about.

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