Results of New Polls on Ohio Governor Race, and More

This week Baldwin Wallace University released the findings of its latest statewide poll: “… the Ohio governor’s race is a statistical tie. In a two-way race, DeWine holds a 42% to 39% advantage over Democrat Richard Cordray among voters stating a preference. More than 18% say they remain unsure about how they will vote for governor.”

Meanwhile, a new Suffolk University poll of likely Ohio voters had this result: “Democrat Richard Cordray, former director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, leads Republican Attorney General Mike DeWine by 6 points in the race for governor (46 percent to 40 percent), with 10 percent undecided.”

With respect to statewide executive offices, the Baldwin Wallace poll found:

And, In the U.S. Senate race, Democrat Sherrod Brown has 50% to Republican Jim Renacci’s 30% with 17.5% undecided.

The Baldwin Wallace poll also measured prospects for Ohio Issue 1. About 48% of voters support the Drug and Criminal Justice Policies Initiative, compared to about 31% of those who oppose it. About 22% are undecided.

Take a deeper dive here. 10/10/2018