Since Jan Brewer signed the immigration enforcement bill in Arizona, "likely voters"
are much happier with her. You would think more Republican politicians would take advantage of this opportunity, which is not really available to their Democratic opponents:
Election 2010: Arizona GovernorPoll Bounce for Arizona Governor After Signing Immigration LawWednesday, April 28, 2010Last week, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer signed an immigration law that launched a national debate. It has also at least temporarily helped her own chances of remaining Arizonaâ€™s governor.A new Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of likely voters in the state shows that 56% now approve of the way Brewer is performing her role as governor. Two weeks ago, just 40% offered their approval.The new figure includes 22% who Strongly Approve of the governorâ€™s performance. Thatâ€™s up from five percent (5%) before Brewer signed the law that authorizes local police to stop and verify the immigration status of anyone they suspect of being an illegal immigrant.[More]