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California Governor: Schwarzenegger (R) 49% Angelides (D) 40%

The most recent Rasmussen Reports election survey shows Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger leading Democrat Phil Angelides 49% to 40% (see crosstabs). That’s a single-point improvement in the incumbent’s favor since last month’s poll.

The current results reflect Gov. Schwarzenegger’s best performance since April. Angelides peaked in early July when he briefly took the lead 46% to 44%. Schwarzenegger rebounded a few weeks later and hasn’t looked back since. It’s worth noting, though, that the governor has yet to hit the 50% mark among likely voters.

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