Dem poll: Gwen Graham neck and neck w Steve Southerland
Emily's List is touting a poll suggesting that Gwen Graham, daughter-o-Bob and challenger to Republican U.S. Rep. Steve Southerland in north Florida's district 2, is all but tied with the incumbent. Check it out:
If the 2014 election for Congress were held today, would you vote to re-elect Steve Southerland?
Someone Else: 40%
If the 2014 election for Congress were held today, and the race was between Steve Southerland, the Republican, and Gwen Graham, the Democrat, how would you vote?
Clarity Campaign Labs conducted this poll of registered voters in Florida’s Second Congressional District on August 27th and 28th. 1,152 voters with an IVR survey, including a live-patch cell phone oversample. The margin of error is +/- 2.85%.
And here’s the partisan breakout between 2010 and the IVR. (Slight changes reflect a better environment for Democrats in 2014 than in 2010)
Party Reg. 2010 IVR
D 54% 55%
R 38% 35%
Other/NPA 8% 10%