Polls: Romney Up in Florida

Mitt Romney leads Florida with 30 percent of the Republican vote, with John McCain a close second at 26 percent. Rudy Giuliani take 18 percent for third place over Mike Huckabee’s 13 percent. [McClatchy-MSNBC]

McCain and Romney are statistically tied 30-28 in Florida, with Giuliani trailing at 18 percent. [Survey USA

But Rudy did take the lead in a straw poll of Staten Island Young Republicans. [Staten Island Advance

Barack Obama has a significant lead in South Carlona, with 38 percent over Hillary Clinton’s 25 percemmt amd John Edwards 21 percent (a much closer third place than he has held in recent polls). [Reuters-CSPAN-Zogby]

Obama leads Clinton 37-27 in South Carolina, and Edwards falls into third place with 15 percent. Twenty-two percent of Democrats, however, don’t know who they would vote for. [Ebony-Jet

Polls: Romney Up in Florida