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Clinton Holds Double Digit Leads Over GOP Hopefuls in California

Not surprisingly, Senator Hillary Clinton has solid leads over all Republican hopefuls in the nation’s largest state. In the battle for California’s 55 Electoral College votes, Clinton leads Rudy Giuliani by ten points (50% to 40%) and Fred Thompson by eleven (50% to 39%). The Democratic frontrunners lead is twice as big when matched against John McCain (54% to 35%) or Mitt Romney (53% to 31%). John Kerry won California by ten percentage points in 2004. Al Gore carried the state by twelve in Election 2000.

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