New Poll: Haley leads, but Sheheens support more solid
Oct 12, 2010 11:56:00 PM - thestate.com
Republican gubernatorial candidate Nikki Haley holds a 9 percentage point lead over Democrat Vincent Sheheen three weeks ahead of Election Day, according to a poll conducted by Winthrop University.
But the poll shows Sheheens voters are more likely to stick with him and he is slightly stronger among independent voters.
Its a healthy lead and its tough to overcome in three weeks, said Winthrop University political scientist Scott Huffmon, who drafted the poll, But its not impossible.
Its probably closer than more people think.
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