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Nevada Governor: Sandoval (R) Still Holds Steady Lead Over Reid (D)

Friday, October 08, 2010

Republican Brian Sandoval still holds a 13-point lead over Democrat Rory Reid in Nevada’s gubernatorial election.

The latest Rasmussen Reports statewide telephone survey of Likely Voters shows Sandoval picking up 53% of the vote while Reid earns 40% support. Two percent (2%) prefer some other candidate and five percent (5%) are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

The latest numbers are identical to those found late last month. This race remains Solid GOP on the Rasmussen Reports Election 2010 Gubernatorial Scorecard.

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 The survey of 750 Likely Voters in Nevada was conducted on October 5, 2010 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 4 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.


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