As noted earlier, a SurveyUSA poll showed a 20-point surge for Carly Fiorina in the California Senate race. The same poll apparently showed Meg Whitman leading Steve Poizner 54% to 27% in the gubernatorial race. SurveyUSA showed Whitman up just 2 points less than a couple weeks ago. Read More
Even before the release of a new poll on the governor’s race this week that showed Republican front-runner Meg Whitman’s once-overpowering 50-point lead against challenger Steve Poizner dropping to single digits, her consultants were telling reporters that the survey didn’t take note of Whitman’s new momentum.Would that be momentum up or momentum down? Read More
Ouch! The newest governor’s poll doesn’t look good for our mayor.
Only days after former President Bill Clinton publicly endorsed Mayor Gavin Newsom for governor, Field Research Corp. released results Thursday showing he is down 20 points to primary foe Attorney General Jerry Brown -- a deficit that has doubled since March. Read More