Cain Tops New National Poll

by Katrina Trinko

Results from a Quinnipiac poll released today of Republicans and those leaning GOP: Herman Cain (30 percent), Mitt Romney (23 percent), Newt Gingrich (10 percent), Rick Perry (8 percent), Ron Paul (7 percent), Michele Bachmann (4 percent), Jon Huntsman (2 percent), and Rick Santorum (1 percent).

The poll was conducted Oct 25 – 31. The Politico story about the sexual harassment accusations Cain had faced broke the night of Oct. 30.