Raleigh, N.C. – Majorities of voters in Minnesota have unfavorable opinions of Michele Bachmann and Tim Pawlenty, while Amy Klobucher and Al Franken look strong against potential opponents in their upcoming U.S. Senate races.
Voters hold an unfavorable opinion of Michele Bachmann by a 34-57 margin, including a 29-59 rating among Independents. 57% of Minnesota voters also say Bachmann should not run for reelection to the House of Representatives while just 37% think she should. 59% of Independents and even 20% of Republicans say Bachmanm should not run for reelection.
Tim Pawlenty also sports a net negative favorability rating at 39-50. A majority of voters (39-51) say they would not support Pawlenty for statewide office in the future.