Giuliani Leads McCain by 20 pts.

Republican Presidential Primary Contenders

Mar. 22 Mar. 15 Mar. 1
Rudy Giuliani 35% 33% 34%
John McCain 15% 15% 19%
Newt Gingrich 11% 13% 12%
Mitt Romney 8% 10% 9%

Source: Rasmussen Reports
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 608 likely Republican voters, conducted from Mar. 19 to Mar. 22, 2007. Margin of error is 4 per cent.

UK: Conservatives Lead by 8 pts.

How would you vote if there were a general election tomorrow? Which party are you most inclined to support?

Mar. 15 Jan. 29 Dec. 12
Conservative 41% 39% 37%
Labour 33% 35% 36%
Liberal Democrats 17% 19% 18%
Scottish National Party /
Plaid Cymru
3% 3% 2%
Green Party 3% 1% 3%
UK Independence Party 1% 2%
Other 2% 4% 2%

Source: Ipsos-MORI
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 944 certain British voters, conducted from Mar. 9 to Mar. 15, 2007. No margin of error was provided.

Giuliani Would Make Pennsylvania a Red-State

If the 2008 election for President were being held today, and the candidates were (the Democrat) and (the Republican), for whom would you vote? Rudy Giuliani (R) 46% – 42% Hillary Rodham Clinton (D)
Rudy Giuliani (R) 46% – 39% Barack Obama (D)
Rudy Giuliani (R) 48% – 39% John Edwards (D) John McCain (R) 43% – 44% Hillary Rodham Clinton (D)
John McCain (R) 42% – 42% Barack Obama (D)
John McCain (R) 42% – 41% John Edwards (D) Mitt Romney (R) 35% – 49% Hillary Rodham Clinton (D)
Mitt Romney (R) 29% – 48% Barack Obama (D)
Mitt Romney (R) 28% – 50% John Edwards (D) Source: Quinnipiac University Polling Institute
Methodology: Telephone interviews to 1,187 registered Pennsylvania voters, conducted from Mar. 19 to Mar. 25, 2007. Margin of error is 2.8 per cent.

Iowa: Giuliani Ahead for GOP; 3 at Top for Dems

Voting intention – 2008 Iowa Republican caucus

Mar. 2007 Jan. 2007
Rudy Giuliani 25% 19%
John McCain 19% 17%
Mitt Romney 11% 5%
Fred Thompson 7%
Tommy Thompson 5% 1%
Sam Brownback 3% 1%
Mike Huckabee 2% 1%
Tom Tancredo 1% 2%
Chuck Hagel 1% 2%
Newt Gingrich 13%
Condoleezza Rice 9%
George Pataki 1%
Undecided 22% 22%

Voting intention – 2008 Iowa Democratic caucus

Mar. 2007 Jan. 2007
John Edwards 27% 27%
Hillary Rodham Clinton 25% 16%
Barack Obama 23% 17%
Joe Biden 3% 3%
Bill Richardson 3% 1%
Dennis Kucinich 1% 1%
Chris Dodd 1%
Tom Vilsack n.a. 16%
John Kerry n.a. 3%
Undecided 15% 13%

Source: Zogby International
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 404 likely Republican caucus voters in Iowa, and 506 likely Democratic caucus voters in Iowa, conducted on Mar. 28, 2007. Margin of error is 4.6 per cent.

France: Sarkozy 28, Royal 27

Who would you vote for in the presidential election?

Mar. 27 Mar. 20 Mar. 13
Nicolas Sarkozy 28% 31% 29%
Ségolène Royal 27% 24% 23%
François Bayrou 20% 17% 21%
Jean-Marie Le Pen 12% 13% 13%
Olivier Besancenot 4.5% 4% 3%
Arlette Laguiller 3% 2% 2%
Marie-George Buffet 2% 4% 3%
Philippe de Villiers 1% 1% 2%
José Bové 1% 2% 2%
Dominique Voynet 1% 1% 1%
Gérard Schivardi 0.5% 0.5% 0.5%
Frédéric Nihous 0.5% 0.5%

Run-Off Scenarios Sarkozy v. Royal

Mar. 27 Mar. 20 Mar. 13
Nicolas Sarkozy 51% 54% 51%
Ségolène Royal 49% 46% 49%

Source: BVA / Orange
Methodology: Interviews with 958 registered French voters, conducted on Mar. 26 and Mar. 27, 2007. No margin of error was provided.

Canada: Harper 41, Dion 17

Which of these two leaders would make the best prime minister of Canada?

Mar. 28 Mar. 7
Stephen Harper 41% 35%
Stephane Dion 17% 19%
Neither 32% 30%
Not sure 11% 16%

Do you approve or disapprove of Stephen Harper’s performance as prime minister?

Mar. 28 Mar. 7
Approve 40% 37%
Disapprove 39% 41%
Not sure 21% 22%

Do you approve or disapprove of Stéphane Dion’s performance as leader of the opposition?

Mar. 28 Mar. 7
Approve 18% 19%
Disapprove 44% 39%
Not sure 37% 42%

Over the course of the past month, would you say your opinion of Stephen Harper has improved, stayed the same or worsened?

Mar. 28 Mar. 7
Improved 25% 21%
Stayed the same 49% 50%
Worsened 22% 22%
Not sure 4% 7%

Over the course of the past month, would you say your opinion of Stéphane Dion has improved, stayed the same or worsened?

Mar. 28 Mar. 7
Improved 11% 9%
Stayed the same 47% 43%
Worsened 30% 29%
Not sure 12% 19%

Overall, do you think Canada is headed in the right track, or the wrong track?

Mar. 28 Mar. 7
Right track 36% 43%
Wrong track 38% 35%
Not sure 26% 23%

Source: Angus Reid Strategies
Methodology: Online interviews with 2,056 Canadian adults, conducted from Mar. 20 to Mar. 28, 2007. Margin of error is 2.2 per cent.

Time Magazine’s 4 Presidential Matchups

If the election for president were held today and the candidates were (the following), and you had to choose, for which of these candidates would you vote? Giuliani v. Rodham Clinton

Mar. 26 Mar. 12 Feb. 2007
Rudy Giuliani (R) 50% 47% 47%
Hillary Rodham Clinton (D) 41% 43% 44%

Giuliani v. Obama

Mar. 26 Mar. 12 Feb. 2007
Rudy Giuliani (R) 45% 43% 47%
Barack Obama (D) 44% 44% 42%

McCain v. Rodham Clinton

Mar. 26 Mar. 12 Feb. 2007
John McCain (R) 48% 43% 45%
Hillary Rodham Clinton (D) 42% 44% 46%

McCain v. Obama

Mar. 26 Mar. 12 Feb. 2007
John McCain (R) 45% 41% 42%
Barack Obama (D) 43% 44% 46%

Source: Schulman, Ronca, & Bucuvalas (SRBI) Public Affairs / Time
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 1,102 registered American voters, conducted from Mar. 23 to Mar. 26, 2007. Margin of error is 3 per cent.