ICYMI: GUINTA LEADS SHEA-PORTER BY 7 POINTS, 48% - 41% IN LATEST NEW ENGLAND COLLEGE POLL
(Manchester – November 2, 2012) The momentum continues for Frank Guinta as we head towards Election Day on Tuesday. In a poll just released this morning by New England College, Frank Guinta leads Carol Shea-Porter by 7 points, 48%-41%.
The section on their poll results for the 1st Congressional District can be read below:
In New Hampshire’s race for Congress in the first district, the New England College poll indicates Congressman Frank Guinta is poised to serve a second term in Washington. The Republican incumbent holds a lead over Democratic challenger Carol Shea Porter. Among 511 respondents, Congressman Guinta picked up 48% support, Carol Shea Porter registered 41% support, 2% chose another candidate and 9% remain undecided with four days until the election. The margin for error in this poll is 4.33%.
“Representative Guinta is in a good position for reelection depending on the turnout on Election Day. His support among men outweighs former Representative Shea-Port’s lead among women,” explains Dr. Ben Tafoya, director of the Polling Center in NEC’s Center for Civic Engagement.