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WI-Gov: Scott Walker takes leads, but sits right at the 50% mark

Wisconsin state capitol Public Policy Polling for Daily Kos. 4/13-15. Likely voters. MoE: ±2.9% (2/23-26 results): Tom Barrett (D): 45 (49) Scott Walker (R-inc): 50 (46) Hari Trivedi (I): 2 Undecided: 3 (3) Kathleen Falk (D): 43 (48) Scott Walker (R-inc): 50 (47) Hari Trivedi (I): 3 Undecided: 3 (5) Doug La Follette (D): 40 (45) Scott Walker (R-inc): 51 (46) Hari Trivedi (I): 3 Undecided: 6 (9) Kathleen Vinehout (D): 38 (44) Scott Walker (R-inc): 50 (46) Hari Trivedi (I): 5 Undecided: 7 (10) These numbers show a drop for Democrats from PPP's last survey of the race, which of course makes you ask, why? What's changed? Our pollster, Tom Jensen, offers his thoughts: The biggest change is probably that this was our first time using a likely voter screen, We found with almost all of the recall elections last summer that the electorate just wasn't as Democratic as 2008, even if people were at least more excited about the recalls than they were about the 2010 elections.
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