Independent Steve Poizner leads Democrat Ricardo Lara by 10 points in a poll published earlier this month by the Independent Voter Network (IVN.us). Importantly, the poll shows Poizner with a commanding lead among Independent and Republican voters.
Voters from across the political spectrum becoming increasingly disenchanted with hyper-partisan politics. As an experienced and tested independent leader, Steve Poizner offers California voters a real nonpartisan choice this year.
From the article:
[T]he big story could come from an independent candidate challenging a Democrat for insurance commissioner.
Steve Poizner previously advocated for the office to be nonpartisan when he served as commissioner from 2007-2011. After returning to business for the past eight years, he is back in 2018 running as an independent and faces State Senator Ricardo Lara. Poizner would be the first “NPP” (no party preference) candidate to win statewide office in California’s history.
Read the full article HERE.
View the survey results HERE.