Democrat Ralph Northam breaks the 50% mark and extends his lead over Republican Ed Gillespie as the race to be Virginia’s next governor enters its final weeks, according to our latest tracking poll. Northam, now lieutenant governor, is the choice of 50% of the likely voters surveyed, while former Republican National Committee Chair Gillespie is […]
President Donald Trump’s low popularity among Virginia voters poses a risk for Republican Ed Gillespie in the campaign to be Virginia’s next governor, but Democrat Ralph Northam may have his own vulnerability on the issue of whether to remove Confederate statues and monuments from parks and other public spaces. See the full report here.
Sept. 25: Democrat Ralph Northam holds a 6-point lead over Republican Ed Gillespie in the campaign to be Virginia’s next governor, according to a new Wason Center survey of likely Virginia voters. Northam is the choice of 47% of voters surveyed, while Gillespie is the choice of 41%. Libertarian Cliff Hyra polls at 4%, with […]