September 2020 St. Thomas/St. John General Election Poll Results

September 2020 St. Thomas/St. John General Election Poll Results

Conducted: September 23-27, 2020

Number of Respondents: 450

MoE: ±4.58%

Q: Are you registered to vote in the United States Virgin Islands?

Yes 100%


Q: There will be a general election in the United States Virgin Islands in November. Most folks are very busy, and not always able to vote, often for very valid reasons. Thinking ahead, how likely are you to vote in the general election?

Certain 69%
Likely 21%
50/50 chance 10%
Total 100%


Q: If the election for Delegate to the House of Representatives were held today, would you support #1 Democrat Stacey Plaskett or #2 Independent Shekema M. George?

Democrat Stacey Plaskett 65%
Independent Shekema M. George 9%
Undecided 26%
Total 100%


Q: If the election for St. Thomas, St. John District Legislature were held today, who would you vote for?

Democrat Donna Frett Gregory 16.2%
Independent Janelle K. Sarauw 14.7%
Undecided 14.3%
Democrat Marvin A. Blyden 8.7%
Democrat Athneil “Bobby” Thomas 8.0%
Democrat Stedmann Hodge Jr. 6.0%
Independent Alma Francis Heyliger 5.8%
Democrat Milton E. Potter 5.4%
Independent Dwayne M. DeGraff 5.1%
Independent Citizens Movement Stephen “Smokey” Frett 5.0%
Democrat Carla Joseph 4.0%
Independent Irvin Pudna Mason, Sr. 2.1%
Independent Ray Fonseca 1.7%
Democrat Jonathan P. Tucker, Jr. 1.6%
Independent Citizens Movement Wayne FactsMan Adams 1.4%


Q: Do you have a favorable or unfavorable opinion of Governor Albert Bryan?

Very favorable 17%
Somewhat favorable 32%
Somewhat unfavorable 18%
Very unfavorable 13%
No opinion 19%
Total 100%


Q: Do you agree or disagree with Governor Albert Bryan’s handling of the coronavirus?

Strongly agree 25%
Somewhat agree 39%
Somewhat disagree 16%
Strongly disagree 9%
No opinion 12%
Total 100%

Q: How supportive would you be of the development of a new hotel or casino that would create jobs for residents of the US Virgin Islands?

Very supportive 39%
Somewhat supportive 27%
Somewhat unsupportive 12%
Very unsupportive 12%
No opinion 10%
Total 100%

Q: Do you believe we need more tourism or less tourism in the Virgin Islands?

More tourism 63%
Less tourism 19%
Not sure 18%
Total 100%

Q: How supportive are you of a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy in which the US Virgin Islands government would support the private sector in rebuilding efforts and economic resiliency for the Virgin Islands, including upgrades to key infrastructure such as the Cyril E. King Airport and WAPA?

Very supportive 56%
Somewhat supportive 21%
Somewhat unsupportive 3%
Very unsupportive 4%
No opinion 7%
Unsure, I’d like to learn more 9%
Total 100%




Republican Party 5%
Democratic Party 57%
Independent Citizens Movement 5%
No party or independent 24%
Not sure 9%
Total 100%



Male 48%
Female 52%
Total 100%



18-34 16%
35-49 23%
50-64 32%
65 and over 29%
Can’t say 1%
Total 100%



Email 74%
IVR 2%
Text 24%
Total 100%