According to Polling conducted on April 28-29 among 885 likely voters, here is how the candidates stack up:
- JD Vance – 24%
- Josh Mandel – 22%
- Matt Dolan – 18%
- Mike Gibbons – 14%
- Undecided – 11%
Spencer Kimball, Executive Director of Emerson College Polling said, “Trump’s endorsement was a game changer for Vance: 63% of his supporters say the former president’s endorsement makes them more likely to support his candidacy.”
The February Emerson College Poll had Vance at just 8%. Gibbons led polling at the time.
In the Republican Primary for Governor, 45% plan to support Governor Mike DeWine, followed by Jim Renacci at 30%, and Joe Blystone at 12%; 12% are undecided.