May Washington Post Polls:
Democrats are neck and neck
Only 20% of Virginia adults approve strongly of Donald Trump’s performance as President, while 52% disapprove strongly.
It appears by the polls that Gillespie has this locked up. Here are some stats:
All Among Republican likely voters:
*Ed Gillespie leads 38%, versus 18% for Corey Stewart, and 15% for Frank Wagner.
*Republican likely voters believe – by a 37%-14% margin – that Ed Gillespie would “do the most to support Donald Trump,” even though Corey Stewart headed up Trump’s campaign in Virginia.
*60% of Republican likely voters see Gillespie as having the best chance to win in November, compared to just 9% for Frank Wagner and 7% for Corey Stewart.