Let the count down begin: 28 days separates us from the Virginia gubernatorial election
According to a poll by the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University, McAuliffe leads the Republican-backed Ken Cuccinelli by 9 points among likely voters.
In the same article, McAuliffe holds 47 percent of the vote to Cuccinelli’s 38 percent. Robert Sarvis, the Libertarian candidate, has 8 percent.
As we get down to the wire of Election day approaching the true indicator will be getting people to vote.
The poll also indicated the continued support for McAuliffe among women 12 percent over Cuccinelli (50 percent to 38 percent).
Citizens of Virginia will be waiting anxiously to see if McAuliffe’s current 9-point lead over Cuccinelli will hold true on election day.