Monmouth University Poll: Saccone 49, Lamb 46 in PA-18 Special Election
According to the poll Saccone holds a 49% to 46% lead over Lamb with only 4% undecided.
Lamb holds a slight advantage in favorability over Saccone, 49% to 48%, but the difference is greater when looking a those with unfavorable opinions of the two candidates. 39% of respondents have an unfavorable opinion of Saccone while 31% have an unfavorable opinion of Lamb.
The district is strongly divided on their views of President Trump, with 37% strong approving of Trump and 42% strongly disapproving. There is also an almost even split between those who support what Trump is doing, 48% support and 47% oppose.
A majority of respondents, 68% think it is important to cast a vote in the special election to show either their support or opposition to Trump.
Trump’s endorsement of Saccone, as well as his visits to the district, did not shift the minds of voters, with 86% of respondents saying Trump’s endorsement of Saccone did not change their opinion of Saccone.