Friday, October 13, 2006

New EPIC Poll: Granholm widens lead 51-42

Who's your Tiger now, Dick?

GRAND RAPIDS - Jennifer Granholm has opened up a 9-point lead over her Republican challenger for governor, Dick DeVos, according to a new EPIC-MRA poll taken after Tuesday night's debate at WOOD TV8.

The survey of 608 voters was taken between October 10-12, 2006, and has a margin of error of 4 percent.

In the survey, 48% said they would vote for Granholm, and another 3% were leaning that way. DeVos has the support of 38%, with another 4% leaning toward him.

In the race for Secretary of State, Terri Lynn Land has a 29-point edge, 56-27, over her Democratic challenger Carmella Sabaugh.

Incumbent Attorney General Mike Cox has a 48-34 lead over his main challenger, Democrat Amos Williams.

Proposal 2, the Michigan Civil Rights Initiative that would ban affirmative action in public institutions, is favored by a 50-41 margin.

Short poll this time- script can be found here.

38% feel the oil companies are trying to help Bush and the Republicans.

I'm lovin' it.