PPP poll: Charlie Crist 52%, Rick Scott 40%

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A new Public Policy Polling survey set for release today finds that Governor Rick Scott still suffers from a low approval rating and trails a handful of potential Democratic opponents.

PPP puts Scott’s approval at 33 percent, compared with 57 percent disapproval.

Up against Charlie Crist, Scott is down 12 points, 52-40; against former Tampa Mayor Pam Iorio, Scott is down 7 points, 44-37; in a rematch with 2010 Alex Sink, he’s down 5 points, 45-40.

Scott leads against former state Senate Minority Leader Nan Rich, 42-36.

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