Noted Republican polling firm Wilson Perkins Allen Opinion Research on Friday afternoon released the results of a candidate preference survey that has incumbent U.S. Sen. John Cornyn up 44 points on Tea Party challenger U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Friendswood. Cornyn was favored by 50 percent of the survey respondents, while Stockman was named by 6 percent. Another 39 percent were undecided, while preferences for the remaining candidates totaled 5 percent.
The telephone survey of 762 likely Republican primary voters was conducted Dec. 10-12. It has a margin of error of 3.6 percent. The entire WPA polling memo can be found here.
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