8:54 pm August 19, 2011, by jgalloway
A fresh poll by Channel 2 Action News and InsiderAdvantage shows Texas Gov. Rick Perry coming out of the chute strong in Georgia, with nearly a quarter of the Republican vote after only a week in the 2012 presidential campaign.
Undecided comes a close second at 20 percent.
More from Lori Geary and company when available, but here are the basics:
– Rick Perry, 24 percent;
– Herman Cain, 15 percent;
– Newt Gingrich, 9 percent;
– Michele Bachmann, 8 percent;
– Mitt Romney, 6 percent;
– Ron Paul, 5 percent;
– Jon Huntsman, 1 percent;
– And other candidates, 4 percent;
The details: 425 likely GOP presidential primary voters, conducted by automated telephone interviews on Thursday, margin of error plus or minus 5 percent.
- By Jim Galloway, Political Insider
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