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May 12, 2006 - Rendell Opens 22-Point Lead Over African-American Lynn Swann In Gov Race, Quinnipiac University Pennsylvania Poll Finds...

May 12, 2006 - Rendell Opens 22-Point Lead Over African-American Lynn Swann In Gov Race, Quinnipiac University Pennsylvania Poll Finds; Governor’s Approval Bounces Back

May 13th, 2006


OK it's official, Democratic incumbent Gov. Ed Rendell has opened up a 55 - 33 percent lead over Republican challenger Lynn Swann, the former Pittsburgh Steeler, in his race for reelection, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today.
This compares to a 47 - 37 percent Rendell lead in an April 5 survey by the independent Quinnipiac (KWIN uh-pe-ack) University poll.
In this latest survey, Gov. Rendell leads Swann 80 - 12 percent among Democrats and 58 - 26 percent among independent voters. Swann leads 61 - 25 percent among Republicans. Men back Rendell 52 - 37 percent, while women back him 58 - 28 percent.
Pennsylvania voters approve 55 - 31 percent of the job Rendell is doing, his highest approval ever and up from 46 - 37 percent April 5.







The Quinnipiac University Poll, directed by Douglas Schwartz, Ph.D., conducts public opinion surveys in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Florida and the nation as a public service and for research. For additional data-www.quinnipiac.edu and quicklinks

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