- The results of the December 2011 Winthrop Poll were taken between Nov. 27-Dec. 4. Poll callers at Winthrop University interviewed 1073 registered voters from South Carolina.
- Among S.C. Democrats, Republicans and Independents combined, 81.4% of poll respondents disapprove of the way Congress is doing its job while 47.8% feel the same way about President Obama. However, nearly 60% say it’s very or somewhat likely the president will be re-elected in 2012.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Poll Finds Gingrich Leading Romney in GOP Presidential Race" (2011). Winthrop News 2011. 203.