Sept. 18, 2013
Quinnipiac University's latest poll of 1,005 likely voters has Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the lead with 44 percent, Republican Ken Cuccinelli with 41 percent and Libertarian Robert Sarvis with 7 percent.
The poll shows neither major candidate is very popular; 51 percent of those polled have an unfavorable opinion of Cuccinelli, while McAuliffe earned a 38 percent unfavorable rating.
Sarvis is gaining enough support to affect the race.
Quinnipiac’s poll has a sampling error of plus or minus 3.1 percentage points.