A Public Policy Polling survey released today shows Arizona’s presidential primary race to be close.
Mitt Romney maintains a slight lead over Rick Santorum, 36 – 33 percent, while Newt Gingrich trails at third, holding a mere 16 percent of GOP primary voters. Ron Paul is at 9 percent.
Also included were questions regarding Republican candidates in Arizona’s U.S. Senate race.
The Democrat-leaning pollsters performed the survey February 17 and 19, and has a higher than usual 4.8 percent margin of error. Those are both factors to consider in viewing the data.
Read the survey here.
The full report, including the questions asked of respondents, can be seen here.