Tags: Mitt Romney | Polls | 2012 President Race | Donald Trump | | Mitt Romney | Donald Trump

Trump Trounced by Romney in Utah Poll

Monday, 11 Apr 2011 04:43 PM

Donald Trump has been riding a wave favorable political poll numbers as of late, except in Utah, where he trails potential competitors by larger margins, the Deseret News reported.

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney would trounce Trump in a Utah GOP head-to-head matchup, 83 percent to 11 percent, a new Deseret News/KSL poll found.

"I think Utahns realize that one man has a vision for running the country and the other man, a vision for getting his ratings up," Kirk Jowers, head of the University of Utah's Hinckley Institute of Politics and a longtime Romney supporter, told the newspaper.

Jowers said he was surprised Trump has support from as many Utah voters as he did. "We have 11 percent who want to be an apprentice," he said, referring to Trump's popular TV show.

Even with other Republicans in the mix, Trump ends up in fourth place among Utah voters polled, with 5 percent compared to 69 percent for Romney, a Mormon and the former leader of the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.

© 2015 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
You May Also Like

The 2016 'Book Race': GOP Candidates Like Ben Carson, Huckabee Sell Like Hotcakes

Friday, 30 Jan 2015 20:50 PM

If potential Republican presidential candidates' recent book sales are a strong indication of their electability, then B . . .

Smoke on Boston Train Scares Passengers Who Bust Out Windows to Escape

Friday, 30 Jan 2015 19:37 PM

A commute on Boston's Red Line Thursday morning turned into chaos as smoke filled the train and passengers broke out win . . .

Seth Jackson Sentence: Foster Dad Gets 32 Months in Hot Car Death

Friday, 30 Jan 2015 18:50 PM

Kansas foster dad Seth Jackson was sentenced to 32 months in prison Friday for the July death of a 10-month-old girl who . . .

Top Stories

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved