A new poll from the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University shows a large the majority of voters, 66%, have not decided who they will support in the Republican primary for Senate on June 12th.
Support for Trump does not bode well for any of our candidates in November. Many voters are still furious at Trump. In Virginia 52% of voters ‘strong disapprove’ of the job Trump is doing while he has the approval of only 37%.
Senator Tim Kaine is viewed favorably by 53% of Virginians and has a whopping 20 point lead over any Republican Senate candidate.
When Republicans are asked who they will support in the June 12 primary for Senate, Corey Stewart leads the pack with a mere 16% support, EW Jackson 7%, Nick Freitas at 6%, Ivan Raiklin at 1% and 66% are undecided.
In Virginia 57% of voters say the commonwealth is headed in the right direction while only 32% say the same about the nation, largely due to dissatisfaction with Trump which has remained about the same since his election.