August 18, 2008

McCain Solidifies GOP Base


McCain’s support strengthens among Republicans and white evangelicals.

John McCain currently enjoys slightly greater support among Republicans than he did two months ago (87% now, 82% in June). In particular, McCain has strengthened his lead among among southern voters and among white evangelical Protestant voters, among whom he now leads Obama by 68% to 24%. In June, McCain’s lead among white evangelicals was slightly smaller (61% to 25%). The candidates, however, remain essentially tied among independents (45% for Obama, 41% for McCain). Read More

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