A new CNN/ORC poll released today shows Gingrich has taken the lead in the battle for the Republican nomination for the first time with support from 24% of Republicans. Romney is in second place with 20% followed by Cain with 17%, and Perry at 11%. All others are in single digits. Gingrich has made substantial gains since mid-October, up 16 points.
Read the complete poll results here: http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2011/images/11/21/rel19b.pdf