JUNE 2, 2022 – A new Clout Poll shows an evenly split race between Bryce Reeves and Yesli Vega for the Republican nomination for Virginia’s 7th Congressional District seat. The survey, conducted May 28-31, 2022, shows Reeves with 20.6% support, compared to 19.1% support for Vega heading into the final three weeks before the Primary Election on June 21.
Four other candidates lagged behind.
The telephone poll included 557 interviews with likely Republican Primary Election voters in both landline and mobile phone households. The split between landlines and mobile phone interviews was about evenly split. The poll carries a margin of error of +/-4.12 percentage points.
Reeves was seen favorably by 48% of respondents, while 22% said they held unfavorable opinions of him, a ratio that was slightly more than 2:1 positive overall. By contrast, Vega was seen favorably by 40%, while 14% held unfavorable opinions of her, a stronger 2.75:1 favorable-to-unfavorable ratio, which accounts for the tightness of the ballot test.