Zogby Analytics conducted an independent, scientific, live telephone poll January 2-8, 2018. The poll had a margin of error of 5%. Click here to view the complete summary. Here are some key findings:
I am by far the favorite candidate among Democratic voters, and the Republican incumbent Zapf actually beats the other Democrats among Democratic voters, even after party affiliation is known! As this is a heavily Democratic district, the candidate who does best with Democratic voters is more likely to win the general election.
Among all voters, I am ahead of the nearest Democratic challenger by double digits before any positions on issues are stated, and the Republican incumbent is far below 50% in this heavily Democratic district:
After being told that I am the only candidate in favor of rent control and also that I am the environmental attorney who saved baby seals at the Children's Pool in La Jolla by winning lawsuits to protect them, I capture more of the Republican's votes and remain far ahead of the other Democrats: