POLITICS
03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Poll: Iowa GOP Race Between Huckabee And Romney

The latest Washington Post/ABC poll among Iowa Republicans narrows the race to just two people: Huckabee and Romney. Huck leads, 35-27%, with no other Republican garnering double digits. This begs the question: If the third place candidate ends up 20 points or more behind second place, does it make third place something worth winning?

Interestingly, the strength of Huckabee's support is among women. "The significant growth in Huckabee's support among women may be a sign that his style of social conservatism with a smile is resonating. Four in 10 women said the more they hear about the former Arkansas governor, the more they like him, more than double the proportion saying they like him less as they learn more."

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