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Colorado Governor: Ritter's Biggest Lead Yet

Ritter (D) 50%; Beauprez (R) 34%

Tuesday, September 26, 2006

Less than two months before the election, Denver District Attorney Bill Ritter (D) has jumped even further ahead in Colorado's gubernatorial race. He now leads Republican Representative Bob Beauprez 50% to 34%. Ten percent (10%) are undecided.

The race was most competitive early in the year, when Ritter tended to edge out his likely Republican opponent by a point or two. That lead increased to five points in the months just before the August 8 primaries. Right after them, Ritter enjoyed a nine-point lead.


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