Carr received support from almost 45% of those polled by the AJC. Democrat Jen Jordan, a state senator from Sandy Springs, trailed by 10 percentage points, getting support from about 35% of those polled. Martin Cowen, a Libertarian, received support from a little more than 5% of likely voters polled. The rest of the respondents were undecided.
The poll was conducted Sept. 5-16 by the University of Georgia’s School of Public and International Affairs. It has a margin of error of 3.3 percentage points.