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Election 2008: Edwards (D) Trails Giuliani (R), McCain (R)

Dems 2004 VP Nominee Leads Romney (R), Huckabee (R)

John Edwards, the Democrats’ Vice Presidential nominee in 2004, is one of four Democrats currently reaching double digits of voter support for the party’s top slot in 2008. The one-term Senator from North Carolina trails Republican front-runners Rudy Giuliani and John McCain, but leads other GOP contenders—Mitt Romney and Mike Huckabee. Giuliani currently leads the pack in polls for the GOP nomination.

Giuliani holds a 50% to 41% lead over Edwards. McCain holds a smaller advantage, 47% to 43%. All Democrats currently trail McCain. Senator Hillary Clinton (D) is tied with Giuliani, but the former New York Mayor has the edge in other match-ups.

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