Against Obama and Palin, Bloomberg gets 24 percent of Republicans, 10 percent of Democrats, and 22 percent of independents.
44% Bush Jr.
Obama carried Democrats 89-7 percent and independents 40-34 percent, but Bush carried Republicans 85-10 percent.
45% Bill Clinton
Obama carried Democrats 48-40 percent in this hypothetical match-up. But Clinton carried independents 45-21 percent and Republicans 49-15 percent.
The poll was conducted by Clarus Research Group, a nonpartisan firm based in Washington, D.C. It was not paid for or sponsored by any client, candidate or political party. The survey was conducted by live telephone interviews December 10-16, 2010 with a sample of 1,000 self-identified registered. It has a margin of error of +/- 3.1 percent. The sample of Republican voters polled was 365, with a margin of error +/- 5.1 percent. Results reported in this release include all questions asked that related to the 2012 presidential race.