Tuesday, 27 August 2013 20:20

Michaud Leads LePage, Cutler in New Poll

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Michaud Leads LePage, Cutler in New Poll

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA -- New numbers out in the race for the Blaine House...


According to fresh data from the left-leaning firm Public Policy Polling, Democrat Mike Michaud is leading the race for governor. 


PPP has Michaud at 39 percent -- over Gov. Paul LePage at 35 percent, and Independent Eliot Cutler with 18 percent support.


The governor's position has remained essentially unchanged since PPP's last survey in January.


Meanwhile -- Cutler's support has dropped.


Governor LePage's approval rating also remains stable at 39 percent.


This latest PPP survey was of 953 registered voters, and has a margin of error of +/- 3.2 percent.


For the full results, click here.


Race for Governor


NOW:   Michaud (D)           LePage (R)            Cutler (I)

              39%                       35%                    18%


JAN.:    Michaud (D)           LePage (R)            Cutler (I)

              30%                       34%                    26%

Source: Public Policy Polling 8/23 - 8/25


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