Right-wing Tea Party darling Herman Cain is making an impression on Iowa voters, according to the latest Public Policy Polling.
Romney polls at 21%. Sarah Palin and Herman Cain are tied for second at 15%. Newt Gingrich is 4th with 12%, Michele Bachmann 5th with 11%, Tim Pawlenty 6th with 10%, Ron Paul 7th with 8%, and Jon Huntsman 8th with 0% (only one respondent to the poll picked him.) 8% said they supported someone else or were undecided. Cain and Palin have been the biggest beneficiaries in Iowa of Huckabee and Trump’s decisions not to run. Cain is at 15% now despite not even having been included on our last poll.
Cain has vowed not to appoint any Muslims as federal judges. That's probably earning him a few points among the GOP's social conservative base ...