Sunday, 1 January 2012
Quarter of voters would definitely vote for Putin -- poll
Just over a quarter of Russians said they will vote for Prime Minister Vladimir Putin in the upcoming presidential election, the results of a new poll released on Thursday revealed. The Obshchestvennoye Mneniye fund’s survey showed that 26 percent of people definitely intended to vote for Putin, 16 percent would most likely vote for him and 10 percent said that it was possible they would vote for him. Thirty-three percent said it was unlikely they would support his candidacy in the upcoming presidential elections.