And he leads all potential challengers — none of whom have yet stepped up to run — by wide margins.
He's ahead of Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) by 11 points, taking 50 percent support to McDonnell's 39 percent. Against Rep. Eric CantorEric CantorJohn Feehery: GOP: Listen to Reince The Trail 2016: Dems struggle for unity Overnight Regulation: Supreme Court rejects GOP redistricting challenge MORE (R), Warner takes 53 percent support with a 19-point lead. He has 54 percent support, with a 21-percentage-point lead, against Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling (R).
President Obama, however, is less popular than Warner in Virginia, with respondents split on his job performance. Forty-nine percent say they approve of his job performance, while 48 percent disapprove.
The survey was conducted from May 24-26 among 672 voters and has a margin of error of plus or minus 3.8 percentage points.