UK status mixed in the polls
by Jerome Armstrong, Tue Feb 22, 2005 at 06:08:29 AM EST
ICM NOP Labour 37 42 Conservative 34 30 Liberal Democrat 21 18The speculation is that Howard has gained from pledging to tighten immigration laws, a poll favorite, and is promising a tax-cut yesterday. Blair's problem is that voters perfer Brown, and there remains the potential of a byelection-like turnout. I suppose predicting turnout in this election will be more difficult than predicting the winner.