Haley surpasses DeSantis in Iowa poll while Trump scores majority support

Former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley beat Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) in a new Iowa poll Thursday, surpassing him to reach second place ahead of the state’s caucuses next week.

Haley posted 20% in a new Suffolk University Political Research Center poll, compared to DeSantis’s 13%. The Florida governor has notably spent the latter portion of his primary campaign focused on Iowa, traveling to each of the state’s 99 counties and moving a third of his campaign staff to the Hawkeye State.

“Ron DeSantis’ commitment to Iowa has earned him the second highest personal popularity in the poll, but popularity does not equal first choice preference,” SUPRC Director David Paleologos told the Washington Examiner.

He pointed out that 50% of the Iowans who had favorable opinions for DeSantis were still voting for former
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