Gingrich Leads

by Katrina Trinko


Results from Quinnipiac poll of Republicans and Republican leaners released today: Newt Gingrich (26 percent), Mitt Romney (22 percent), Herman Cain (14 percent), Ron Paul and Rick Perry (6 percent),  Michele Bachmann (4 percent), Rick Santorum and Jon Huntsman (2 percent). 

In general election match-ups, Romney comes the closet to beating President Obama (44 percent to 45 percent), followed by Newt Gingrich (40 percent to Obama’s 49 percent) and Herman Cain (37 percent to Obama’s 50 percent).