Poll: Healy leads Manzo, Smith by more than 40 points

Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy has a 41-point lead over former Assemblyman Louis Manzo in his bid for re-election to

Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy has a 41-point lead over former Assemblyman Louis Manzo in his bid for re-election to a third term, according to an internal poll conducted for the Healy campaign and obtained by PolitickerNJ.com. The Benenson Strategy Group poll has Healy leading Manzo 55%-14%, with 12% for Assemblyman L. Harvey Smith and 5% for a fourth candidate, Dan Levin.

In a two-way race with Manzo, Healy leads 62%-22%.

The poll shows Healy with favorable of 74%-20%; Manzo’s favorable are at 48%-20%. Nearly six out of ten Jersey City voters (57%) say the city is headed in the right direction, and 77% say Jersey City “is a city on the move.” Poll: Healy leads Manzo, Smith by more than 40 points