"BREAKING: Exit Polls Show Corruption As Most Important National Issue"
CNN just released the first exit polls, showing that national issues matter more than local issues to voters this year, with the issue of corruption leading:
Additionally, 57 percent of the voters polled disapprove of the way the Iraq war is being run.
UPDATE: “”The reporting on the importance of national issues is off – again. It’s not correct to say that Iraq is less important than corruption or terrorism to people’s vote — it’s solely a function of question wording. The items listed on television are rated individually as “How important is this issue to you” and not against one another or as a motivator for voting.” — John Halpin