Va. Political Polls


Recent political news from IPOR

RC Poll: Beneath the surface of Brat’s narrow lead in VA 7th district

Republican incumbent Rep. Dave Brat holds a 47%-43% lead over Democratic challenger Abigail Spanberger, according to The New York Times Upshot/Siena College Poll. 

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RC Poll: Kaine maintains strong lead over Stewart

Democrat incumbent Senator Tim Kaine holds a 17-point lead over Republican challenger Corey Stewart in the Virginia race for U.S. Senate. Libertarian Matt Waters has four percent of likely voters. Respondents also weigh in on President Trump's job performance, as well as his language and actions. 

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Kaine holds significant leads over three mostly unfamiliar Republican challengers

Democrat incumbent Senator Tim Kaine holds double-digit leads over three potential Republican challengers for his seat. In the Roanoke College Poll prior to Republican primary, the three Republican candidates were largely unknown. 

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RC Poll: Northam and Gillespie deadlocked; Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General races also tied

With just days remaining in the campaign, Democrat gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam and Republican Ed Gillespie are tied (47%-47%), while Libertarian Cliff Hyra garners three percent of likely Virginia voters.

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Roanoke College Poll - Northam leads Gillespie in tight race, voters split on issues

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam leads Republican Ed Gillespie by six percentage points, while Libertarian Cliff Hyra garners two percent of likely voters, and only four percent remain undecided.

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RC Poll: Gillespie closes the gap on Northam in Va Governor's race

In the latest Roanoke College Poll of registered Virginia voters, Republican Ed Gillespie closes the gap on Democrat Ralph Northam. The Poll also shows Virginians favor tax cuts, free community college, and keeping Confederate monuments.

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