New Poll: Rick Scott has Solid Lead Over Bill McCollum; Kendrick Meek and Jeff Greene in Close Fight
Public Policy Polling keeps revealing its poll of Florida voters from July 16-18 in bits and pieces.
On Thursday, poll numbers from the hotly contested Republican gubernatorial primary battle and the fight for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate were revealed.
The poll of 400 Republican primary voters found health-executive Rick Scott with 43 percent and Attorney General Bill McCollum trailing with 29 percent. The poll found 28 percent of Republicans remain undecided with a little over a month to go until the primary election. The poll had a margin of error of +/- 4.9 percent.
U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek led the pack for the Democratic Senate nomination but billionaire financier Jeff Greene was within the margin of error. In a poll of 339 Democratic primary voters, Meek had 28 percent and Greene had 25 percent. Natural health educator Glenn Burkett had 6 percent, ahead of former Miami Mayor Maurice Ferre who had 4 percent. The poll had a margin of error of +/- 5.3 percent.