It depends on who you ask. Four polls have come out just recently. Of the four, three show Ted Cruz ahead of David Dewhurst by a margin of between 5 and 10 points. One internal poll conducted by the Dewhurst campaign shows Dewhurst ahead by 8 points. Here’s a top-level summary:
Looking beyond the raw, top-level numbers to the cross-tabs in the PPP poll, it appears that Ted Cruz is winning certain groups by substantial margins, including:
Tea Partiers (71%-26%)
Male voters (55%-38%) and
while David Dewhurst is ahead among:
Moderates (70%-20%) and
Female voters (49%-44%).
Your thoughts on these results? Please weigh in with your comments!