Raleigh, N.C. – Democratic Governor Maggie Hassan led possible Republican challengers by double digits on our poll this weekend. Her approval rating, 51-33, hasn’t changed much since we polled in April: +19 then, +18 now. 84% of Democrats, 17% of Republicans and 50% of Independents say they approve of the job she’s done.
Democratic Senator Jeanne Shaheen leads in hypothetical match-ups as well. Against Charlie Bass, Scott Brown, Dan Innis, Jim Rubens, Bob Smith, and Karen Testerman, she led by margins of four to 22 points each. The closest opponent is Scott Brown with 44% to her 48%. Shaheen’s approval rating was 49-42.