Poll: Recall is Stalling
The latest Field Poll shows support for the recall of Governor Davis has stalled. The poll finds that 55 percent of likely voters support the recall. ThatÂ´s down from 58 percent in an August poll.
Only 40 percent say they support Davis. But, thatÂ´s a gain of 3 percentage points from last month.
The poll also shows Lieutenant Governor Cruz Bustamante with a slim lead over Republican Arnold Schwarzenegger, 30 percent to the actorÂ´s 25 percent. A month ago, Bustamante and Schwarzenegger were locked in a statistical dead heat.
Republican State Senator Tom McClintock is third with 13 percent.
Former baseball commissioner Peter Ueberroth followed with 5 percent, columnist Arianna Huffington had 3 percent and Green Party candidate Peter Camejo got 2 percent.