Hillary Clinton could win the e-cig vote

Hillary Clinton could win the e-cig vote
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Nearly 1 in 3 electronic cigarette smokers backs Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonChris Murphy’s profile rises with gun tragedies DNC, RNC step up cyber protections Gun proposal picks up GOP support MORE, according to a new survey commissioned by V2, an online retailer of the devices.

The study revealed that 31 percent of e-cigarette smokers plan to vote for Clinton, 23 percent for Republican Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpIvanka Trump pens op-ed on kindergartners learning tech Bharara, Yates tamp down expectations Mueller will bring criminal charges Overnight Cybersecurity: Equifax security employee left after breach | Lawmakers float bill to reform warrantless surveillance | Intel leaders keeping collusion probe open MORE and 22 percent for Democratic candidate Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersChris Murphy’s profile rises with gun tragedies Clip shows Larry David and Bernie Sanders reacting after discovering they're related For now, Trump dossier creates more questions than answers MORE.

Fewer support Republicans Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzWhatever you think the Alabama special election means, you’re probably wrong This week: Congress gets ball rolling on tax reform Week ahead: Senators work toward deal to fix ObamaCare markets MORE — 6 percent — and John Kasich — 5 percent — according to the study.

V2 said most smokers are Democrats. 

“Similar to our data, previous research has found that most smokers are Democrats,” Adam Kustin, vice president of marketing at V2, said in a statement. “Since vapers are former smokers, it only makes sense that the political group most likely to smoke is also the most likely to vape.”

V2 surveyed 600 people who use e-cigarettes in late March.