Public Policy Polling Media Alert: Romney, Ayotte, Stephen lead New Hampshire primaries

A new Public Policy Polling survey looking toward the 2012 Republican primary in New Hampshire finds Mitt Romney with a broad lead.  Combined with a Florida poll conducted last month that showed Romney with a similarly large advantage, it’s an indication that at least at this very early point he’s positioned to win a couple key primaries where he fell short in 2008.  Full results and analysis on our blog:

More immediately Kelly Ayotte leads the GOP Senate primary and John Stephen has a leg up for Governor in this year’s races:

A press release and full crosstabs are attached