(AP)- More than half of Maryland voters said the economy was the most important issue facing the country, according to a preliminary exit poll of Maryland voters. Among the early findings:
The economy was by far the biggest issue on voters' minds. Fewer than one in five voters said the federal budget deficit was the most important, with about the same saying it was health care.
About 4 in 10 voters on the same-sex marriage ballot question described themselves as moderate, with about 3 in 10 describing themselves as either liberal or conservative. About a quarter said they attended religious services once a week, and about a third said they did so a few times a year.
The preliminary exit poll of 737 Maryland voters was conducted for the AP and the television networks by Edison Research in a random sample of 20 precincts statewide. Results were subject to sampling error of plus or minus 5 percentage points; it is higher for subgroups.
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REHOBOTH BEACH, Del.- Delaware State Police are asking public's assistance in attempting to identify two suspects involved in the unlawful use of a credit card at various stores in the Rehoboth Beach area.More
Delaware State Police are asking the public's assistance in identifying two suspects alleged to have been involved in the unlawful use of a credit card at various stores in the Rehoboth Beach area.More
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CAMDEN, Del.- Delaware State Police detectives have arrested a Camden-Wyoming man accused of raping a 15-year-old girl. Jason S. Anker, 32, was taken into custody Monday and charged with first-degreeMore
Delaware State Police detectives have arrested a Camden-Wyoming man accused of raping a 15-year-old girl.More
Fourteen-year-old Christina Atkins died two years ago. Her family said she was in a locked bathroom at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes giving a urine sample, when she had some sort of a medical emergency. What exactly that emergency was remains a mystery. Regardless, she was behind a locked door. WBOC's Mike Chesney reports.More