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Kansas Governor: Sebelius Lead Narrows

Sebelius (D) 48%; Barnett (R) 37%

Friday, September 01, 2006

Now that Republican State Senator Jim Barnett has won the August 1 primary, Governor Kathleen Sebelius leads her challenger 48% to 37%, a drop from seventeen percentage points to eleven.The Governor's support has yet to rise much above 50% in any case. But the decline reflects the closer competition we often see in a final campaign stretch and have been seeing in races around the country.

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