Eric Dienstfrey | October 8, 2007
A new Des Moines Register Iowa Poll (Dem story, Rep story, results, preference by gender/age, candidate liabilities, final choice, best president, methodology and question wording) of registered voters in Iowa who say they definitely or probably will attend the Iowa caucus (conducted 10/1 through 10/3 by Selzer & Co) finds:
- Among 405 Republicans, former Gov. Mitt Romney leads former Sen. Fred Thompson (29% to 18%) in a statewide caucus; former Gov. Mike Huckabee trails at 12%, former Mayor Rudy Giuliani at 11%, Sen. John McCain at 7%, Rep Tom Tancredo at 5%.
- Among 399 Democrats, Sen. Hillary Clinton narrowly leads former Sen. John Edwards (29% to 23%) in a statewide caucus; Sen. Barack Obama trails at 22%, Gov. Bill Richardson at 8%, Sen. Joe Biden and 5%.
- All other candidates trail at less than five percent each.
View all Iowa Caucus poll data at Pollster.com: