Walker Leads Barrett By 5% in WI
Good news for Republican Scott Walker is the first post-primary poll for the gubernatorial race in Wisconsin where he holds a five-percentage point lead over Democrat Tom Barrett.
GOVERNOR – WISCONSIN (Rasmussen)
Scott Walker (R-inc) 50%
Tom Barrett (D) 45%
This poll was done May 9th among 500 likely voters. You have to wonder how much Barack Obama is going to campaign for Barrett in this race. The national polls seem to still be all over the place. We have a new poll from Angus Reid Public Opinion showing Mitt Romney with a 3% lead over Barack Obama.
PRESIDENT – NATIONAL (Angus Reid)
Mitt Romney (R) 49%
Barack Obama (D-inc) 46%
This poll was done May 7-8 among 769 registered voters. This was an “online” poll, so take that for what it is worth.