The former U.S. House Speaker leads in Mississippi according to an
American Research Group poll that had Gingrich at 35 percent, followed
by former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney at 31 percent and former
Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum at 20 percent. But a Rasmussen Poll of
Mississippi showed Romney in the lead with 35 percent, followed by
Gingrich and Santorum tied at 27 percent .
A Rasmussen Poll of Alabama shows a dead heat: Gingrich at 30
percent, Santorum at 29 and Romney at 28. Alabama State University’s
Center for Leadership and Public Policy showed Gingrich and Romney
virtually tied at 20.7 percent and 20.2 percent, respectively, with
Santorum at 16.6 percent. Gingrich’s support jumped 7 percentage points
in a week in the Alabama State poll.