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Alaska Governor: Palin by 14

Palin (R) 52%; Knowles (D) 38%

Friday, September 08, 2006

Coming off the heels of her pronounced victory in the Republican primary against incumbent Frank Murkowski, Sarah Palin (R) is readily handling her next round of competition—former Governor Tony Knowles (D)—in her bid to become Alaska’s next governor. The latest Rasmussen Reports election survey shows Palin leading Knowles 52% to 38%.

These numbers are virtually unchanged from last month’s potential head-to-head match up (51% to 38%). That poll was taken before Palin won the primary to become the official Republican candidate.

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