Edwards most electable general election candidate in Ohio and Florida

A new Public Policy Polling survey taken the night after the Iowa caucus tests 12 potential general election matchups for President in the key battleground states of Ohio and Florida. It shows John Edwards as by far the strongest Democratic nominee in those states, and John McCain as the best Republican candidate.

You can get full results and analysis of the implications of these results for the upcoming primaries on our blog:


Also, a press release and full crosstabs are attached.

PPP correctly called the tight US Senate races in Montana, Missouri, Tennessee, and New Jersey last year.



Tom Jensen

Communications Director

Public Policy Polling