Cain Leads in South Carolina, Florida

by Katrina Trinko

Results from new NBC News/Marist poll of likely GOP voters in South Carolina: Herman Cain (30 percent), Mitt Romney (26 percent), Rick Perry (9 percent), Newt Gingrich (6 percent), Michele Bachmann and Ron Paul (5 percent), Rick Santorum (2 percent), and Jon Huntsman (1 percent). Fifteen percent are undecided. 

Results from new NBC News/Marist poll of likely GOP voters in Florida: Cain (32 percent), Romney (31 percent), Perry (8 percent), Paul and Gingrich (6 percent), Bachmann and Huntsman (2 percent), and Santorum (1 percent). Eleven percent are undecided.