New Poll Shows Lindsey Graham Leading His Democratic Challenger By Just 2 Points
Senator Lindsey Graham has served South Carolina in the Senate since 2003, but the Republican is barely hanging on to his lead over Democratic challenger Jamie Harrison, according to a new poll.
The Change Research/Post and Courier poll shows Graham taking 47 percent of the vote, while Harrison garnered 45 percent. Nine percent of those surveyed said they were unsure who they would vote for in the upcoming election.
In terms of favorability, Graham did not perform exceptionally well, The Hill noted: 38 percent said they view the lawmaker very or somewhat favorably, whereas 53 percent of respondents said they have a very or somewhat unfavorable view of Graham.
The poll’s margin of error was 3.1 percentage points.