Fred Thompson, who launched his official bid for the presidency last week, and rejuvenated his website,, got a nice bounce for that work. Apparently, despite all the jabs from his GOP competition, announcing on Jay Leno was a good thing.

Fred Thompson is enjoying a bounce from his formal entry into the Presidential race. In the race for the Republican Presidential Nomination, Thompson is on top for the first time since late July. The former Tennessee Senator is currently the top choice for 26% of Likely Republican Primary Voters. Rudy Giuliani, who has been the frontrunner for most of the year, is close behind with support from 22%.

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