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Public Policy Polling: “Steelman’s Primary Problem” | Missouri Political News Service

Public Policy Polling: “Steelman’s Primary Problem”

January 27th, 2009 by mopns · No Comments

According to Public Policy Polling, Sarah Steelman has some work to do with the base if she want’s to secure the Republican Senate nomination in 2010:

Sarah Steelman is apparently headed to Washington this week to try to round up support for a 2010 Missouri Senate bid.

When you look at our poll from a couple weeks ago, she might seem like a strong candidate. Her +7 net favorability ratio was better than the other potential Republican candidates. Jim Talent’s was +6 and Roy Blunt’s came in at -3.

The problem for Steelman, at least as far as securing the Republican nomination goes, is that her numbers are better because she does better with Democrats than Talent and Blunt do. But she’s the least popular of the trio within her own party. Read more…



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  • 1 Kodiak // Jan 28, 2009 at 3:59 pm

    I hope Sarah runs. Kenny Hulshof was the absolute worst candidate the Republicans have put foward in a long time and Talent and Blunt are no better. They are more Washington than Hulshof was.

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