Will Romney be GOP nominee?
A narrow majority of registered voters and 57% of Republicans say they believe Mitt Romney will win the 2012 Republican presidential nomination.
Our national scientific poll of registered voters found 51% believe Romney will be the GOP nominee, while 22% believed he will fail to secure the nomination. Twenty-seven percent said they had no opinion on the question.
Here is how registered voters responded along partisan lines:
Democrats: 48% yes, 21% no.
Republicans: 57% no, 27% yes.
Independents: 48% no, 18% yes.
The poll’s demographic crosstabs: Poll Position crosstabs – Romney nominee 3-4-12.
Poll Position’s scientific telephone survey of 1,152 registered voters nationwide was conducted March 4, 2012 and has a margin of error of ±3%. Poll results are weighted to be a demographically representative sampling of all American adults.
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