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Alabama Governor: Incumbent's Advantage Increases

Riley (R) 55%, Baxley (D) 35%

Tuesday, August 08, 2006

Incumbent Republican Governor Bob Riley has expanded his already comfortable lead over his opponent—and fellow Alabama state executive—in his re-election bid. The latest Rasmussen Reports survey of 500 likely Alabama voters shows Riley leading Lt. Governor Lucy Baxley 55% to 35%. Only 6% of voters remain undecided in the race.

A month ago, Riley led 54% to 40%.


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