Gingrich Surges, Obama in Trouble in Swing State Polls

Posted by on Dec 08, 2011 at 8:03 am

President Obama is underwater in key swing states, and faces electoral peril in November from both Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich, according to new polls released early Thursday by Quinnipiac University, which show Gingrich surging among Republicans in three important battlegrounds,

Gingrich, the former speaker of the House, leads the GOP field in each of the states — Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania — by double-digit margins. But perhaps more importantly, his ascent has not been confined to the Republican primary: Gingrich now runs only slightly worse against Obama than Romney, the former Massachusetts governor.

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