MINNESOTA TRENDS MN-TREND: If the election for President were being held today, and the candidates were Barack Obama the Democrat and John McCain the Republican, for whom would you vote?(If undecided) As of today, do you lean more toward Obama or McCain? This table includes "Leaners". (* pre debate, ** post debate) LIKELY VOTERS......................... Oct 14 Oct 14 Sep 23 Jul 24 Jun 26 2008** 2008* 2008 2008 2008 Obama 51 51 47 46 54 McCain 40 43 45 44 37 SMONE ELSE(VOL) 2 1 2 2 1 WLDN'T VOTE(VOL) - - - - - DK/NA 7 5 6 8 8 MN-TREND: Is your opinion of -- Barack Obama favorable, unfavorable or haven't you heard enough about him? (* pre debate, ** post debate) LIKELY VOTERS......................... Oct 14 Oct 14 Sep 23 Jul 24 Jun 26 2008** 2008* 2008 2008 2008 Favorable 59 59 54 55 59 Unfavorable 29 31 30 26 22 Hvn't hrd enough 8 8 12 16 16 REFUSED 4 2 3 2 3 MN-TREND: Is your opinion of -- John McCain favorable, unfavorable or haven't you heard enough about him? (* pre debate, ** post debate) LIKELY VOTERS......................... Oct 14 Oct 14 Sep 23 Jul 24 Jun 26 2008** 2008* 2008 2008 2008 Favorable 53 50 56 51 46 Unfavorable 38 38 32 27 32 Hvn't hrd enough 5 8 9 18 19 REFUSED 4 4 3 3 4 MN-TREND: Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as President? (* pre debate, ** post debate) LIKELY VOTERS......................... Oct 14 Oct 14 Sep 23 Jul 24 Jun 26 2008** 2008* 2008 2008 2008 Approve 21 24 24 28 24 Disapprove 73 69 71 66 70 DK/NA 6 7 5 6 6