Eric Dienstfrey | October 3, 2007
- Among 482 Democrats and those who lean Democratic, Sen. Hillary Clinton leads Sen. Barack Obama (40% to 26%) in a national primary; former Sen. John Edwards trails at 12%. When former V.P. Al Gore is included, Clinton runs at 35%, Obama at 23%, GOre at 12%, and Edwards at 9%. All other candidates receive less than five percent each.
- Among 358 Republicans and those who lean Republican, former Mayor Rudy Giuliani (at 21%) runs slightly ahead of former sen. Fred Thompson and Sen. John McCain (both at 17%) in a national primary; former Gov. Mitt Romney trails at 10%, former Gov. Mike Huckabee at 7%, and former Speaker Newt Gingrich at 5%. All other candidates receive less than five percent each.
- "Clinton led Obama among whites by 35 percent to 18 percent, Blacks were essentially evenly divided, 40 percent for Obama and 38 percent for Clinton."