Fresh polling from Indiana suggests Donald Trump would have little trouble winning that state’s Republican Presidential Preference Primary in 2024.
A survey that put the former President’s name in a hypothetical field with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and former Vice President Mike Pence, who is from Indiana, showed Trump with almost as much support as the other two combined. Trump had 39% support, 11 points ahead of DeSantis’ 28%, and triple Pence’s 13%. Former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley had 3% support, and former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had just 1% backing.
The Bellwether Research and Consulting poll of 390 likely voters was conducted Dec. 11-17. The pollsters identify clear splits in support that have been replicated in other states: Trump is the blue-collar pick, while DeSantis is the darling of those with more formal education.
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