2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

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Who would you like to win the 2012 presidential election? Who do you actually think will win?

Poll ended at 14 Jan 2012, 17:06

Prefer Ma, and I think he'll win
12
19%
Prefer Ma, but it's too close to call
4
6%
Prefer Ma, but I think Tsai will win
0
No votes
Prefer Soong, but I think Ma will win
1
2%
Prefer Soong, but I think Tsai will win
0
No votes
Prefer Soong, but it's too close to call
1
2%
Prefer Tsai, and I think she'll win
4
6%
Prefer Tsai, but it's too close to call
12
19%
Prefer Tsai, but I think Ma will win
17
27%
I have no preference, but I think Ma will win
10
16%
I have no preference, but I think Tsai will win
1
2%
I have no preference, and I think it's too close to call
0
No votes
 
Total votes : 62

2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby Taffy » 06 Jan 2012, 17:06

Time to poll Forumosa on the 2012 election. Yes, there's no option for Soong winning, but if you really believe he will you have bigger problems than a missing option on a poll. :cactus:
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Re: 2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby Taffy » 06 Jan 2012, 19:23

Early numbers: 70% think Ma will win, compared with only 10% for Tsai (20% unsure). On preference that is inverted, with 60% favouring Tsai against 30% supporting Ma, with 10% fence-sitting.
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Re: 2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby Satellite TV » 06 Jan 2012, 23:30

I also know who I am going to vote for. I would wish it to be Poagao but he's not running for President yet.
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Re: 2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby Taixinomee » 06 Jan 2012, 23:57

Taffy wrote:Early numbers: 70% think Ma will win, compared with only 10% for Tsai (20% unsure). On preference that is inverted, with 60% favouring Tsai against 30% supporting Ma, with 10% fence-sitting.


I still don't see what Tsai could do better than Ma. Even if she won, she could only follow his policies in order to be successful. She could try to reduce the income gap, but imo this only needs to higher degree of socialism which leads to permanent debts. Fighting corruption is a better way to go, but that's certainly a topic the DPP is not particularly good at.
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Re: 2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby Cueball » 07 Jan 2012, 03:44

To the people who voted "prefer Tsai, think Ma will win" - are you really sure that Ma will win? I would only say that if I thought he was 5% or more ahead. A couple of percentage points means it really is too close to call.

I think it's too close to call myself.
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Re: 2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby Taffy » 07 Jan 2012, 09:39

Poor old James Soong ain't gettin no love. :cactus:
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Re: 2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby doraemon » 07 Jan 2012, 10:43

Satellite TV wrote:I also know who I am going to vote for. I would wish it to be Poagao but he's not running for President yet.

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Re: 2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby k.k. » 07 Jan 2012, 10:59

Too close to call.
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Re: 2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby ChewDawg » 07 Jan 2012, 14:01

In terms of being pro-US and pro-Japanese, I prefer the DPP's foreign allegiances. However, I certainly don't trust them on the economy and Tsai has moved the party leftwards on social policy.

Based on the ECFA and for not rocking the boat with China, I think Ma deserves a second term. :bravo:

I'm alway entertained when simple-minded foreign DPP apologists still think the KMT is the party of Chiang Hsiao-wu ordered assassinations and Chen Chi-li gangsters. Didn't DPP politicians attend Chen Chi-li's funeral as well? :lol: Didn't US-educated KMT technocrats in the 80s such as James Soong and Frederick Chien vocally oppose some of the KMT's violent excesses? :bow:

Tsai is smart but I don't see her being able to control the nativism within the DPP. She's a well-educated Taipei salon liberal in a party of Hoklo chauvinism. If she loses this election, the old boys network in the DPP will be out for her! :lol:
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Re: 2012 election poll. Head and heart: who will win?

Postby TheGingerMan » 07 Jan 2012, 15:00

There's no option for: "I don't give a flying farg at a doughnut, they are all the same swine to me!"
Or something such.
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