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Rhode Island Governor: Carcieri, Fogarty Still in Dead Heat

Carcieri (R) 42%, Fogarty (D) 43%

Things aren't getting any better for Rhode Island's top Republican incumbents. Gaining a couple points since June hasn't helped Governor Donald Carcieri (R) gain traction in the competitive gubernatorial race. His Democratic opponent, Lieutenant Governor Charles Fogarty, has also jumped a couple points in our election poll, and so maintains a one-point edge to now lead the governor 43% to 42%. In Rhode Island, the lieutenant governor is elected on a separate ticket.

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