Rossi Remains Close

A new poll in the Washington gubernatorial race gives Christine Gregoire, the incumbent Democrat, a mere 48%-47% lead over Dino Rossi, her Republican challenger. Just ...
by | April 8, 2008

A new poll in the Washington gubernatorial race gives Christine Gregoire, the incumbent Democrat, a mere 48%-47% lead over Dino Rossi, her Republican challenger.

Just last week, Congressional Quarterly shifted their rating in the race from "no clear favorite" to "leans Democrat," a move with which I agreed. The old Goodman jinx, at work again.

(In fairness to CQ, their argument that Democrats enjoy structural advantages in Washington is just as true today as it was before the new poll came out.)

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