Muriel Bowser has risen from the scrum of second tier candidates to rival Vincent C. Gray for the April Democratic mayoral primary in the District. Gray looks weaker in the wards he won four years ago to defeat incumbent Adrian M. Fenty. Doubts about Gray’s honesty continue to undermine his appeal to voters.
SOURCE: The Washington Post poll was conducted March 20 to 23, 2014, among a random sample of 1,402 adults living in Washington, including users of both conventional and cellular phones. The margin of sampling error is four percentage points for the 661 registered Democrats who report being certain or very likely to vote in the April 1. primary. Mayoral vote results are based on the 391 Democrats determined to be most likely to vote, which have a 6.5-point margin of sampling error. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York | The Washington Post