Former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who outpolls
both, has also gotten far more media coverage, according to the unpublished UERJ research, driven largely by his jailing for a bribery conviction, which will likely bar him from the race.
Still, no other development has complicated Cruz's efforts to win over the faithful as much as the rise of Trump, who consistently outpolls
Cruz among evangelicals despite a long list of actions, positions and statements seemingly out of step with the Christian faith.
So, even though Sanders outpolls
Clinton in New Hampshire and Iowa, big media withhold the coverage he needs to gain name recognition nationwide.
Voters prefer Modi to Gandhi as prime minister in virtually every state - and among 18 to 25-year-old voters the BJP outpolls
Congress almost two-to-one.
That's in spite of the fact that Cameron still outpolls
Labour leader Ed Miliband on personal approval and economic management, according to the survey commissioned by Conservative upper-house lawmaker Michael Ashcroft.
former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty by 19 points and Palin by 23 points.
In turn, McCain outpolls
Obama by a wide 17-point margin among married men, but holds a smaller 6-point advantage among married women.
"As far as I know he outpolls
me as far as the sexiest man in the world is concerned - though obviously it is a close run thing.
Rob Handy outpolls
incumbent Bobby Green (top), whom he will face on the November ballot
Among registered voters nationwide, McCain and Obama are even at 45%, while McCain outpolls
Clinton by a single point, 46% to 45%.
Obama among both white Catholics (57% to 34%) and nonwhite Catholics (53% to 42%).
Synopsis: For the first time in weeks, Hillary Clinton outpolls
Barack Obama in national Democratic preferences, 48% to 44%.