Herman 999 Cain takes the lead in GOP presidential primary race

HuffPost Hill citing a new POP poll:

According to a new poll, Herman Cain is leading the Republican primary field, thanks to dissatisfaction with the other candidates and increased attention given to his 9-9-9 plan (which our office determined was either derived from the first three digits of a New York City limo service or the tax settings from Sim City). “Cain is up 30-22 on Romney with Newt Gingrich sneaking past Rick Perry for 3rd place at 15% to Perry’s 14% with Michele Bachmann and Ron Paul tied for 5th at 5%, Jon Huntsman 7th at 2%, Rick Santorum 8th at 1%, and Gary Johnson 9th with less than 1%…There are indications within the poll that Cain’s stay at the top could be short lived. Only 30% of his supporters are solidly committed to him with 70% saying they might still go on to support someone else. Those numbers aren’t much better for Romney, who only has 31% of his supporters solidly committed, or Gingrich, who only has 34% solidly committed.”


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