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2004 Re-match

Kerry 48% Bush 41%

A polling rematch of the 2004 Presidential Election shows that John Kerry leads George W. Bush 48% to 41%. In the real election, Kerry never held a lead that big in any of the nightly polls we conducted from January 2 through Election Day. This latest poll is another indication of how much support has fallen for the President since his re-election. The number of voters who call themselves Republicans is also down since Election Day 2004.

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