Elections 2016

December 7, 2011 1:27 PM

Gingrich leads on S.C. but most think Obama will be re-elected

Newt Gingrich’s baggage doesn’t seem to be hurting him with likely voters in South Carolina’s Republican Party primary. The Winthrop University poll, released Tuesday, shows the former speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives has zoomed to the top of the GOP field here among likely Republican primary voters.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Campaign Ad: John Kasich calls himself 'Our Only Hope' 01:31

Campaign Ad: John Kasich calls himself 'Our Only Hope'

Obama's last White House Correspondents' Association Dinner speech 32:40

Obama's last White House Correspondents' Association Dinner speech

Can Cruz + Kasich really stop Trump? 01:24

Can Cruz + Kasich really stop Trump?

Is Trump falling apart as he nears the finish line? 01:53

Is Trump falling apart as he nears the finish line?

Can the Democrats unite at the July convention? 01:12

Can the Democrats unite at the July convention?

GOP voters: No new candidates should be introduced at the convention 01:52

GOP voters: No new candidates should be introduced at the convention

Republicans: Trump should be nominated if he has delegate majority 01:17

Republicans: Trump should be nominated if he has delegate majority

Anonymous declares ‘total war’ on Donald Trump 02:00

Anonymous declares ‘total war’ on Donald Trump

Three takeaways from the March 15 primaries 01:54

Three takeaways from the March 15 primaries

Putting Trump's protests in perspective 01:32

Putting Trump's protests in perspective

Trump protesters force Chicago rally to be cancelled 00:33

Trump protesters force Chicago rally to be cancelled

Share Video

Politics & Government Videos