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Vermont Governor: Douglas Leads by 23

Vermont Governor Jim Douglas has a 23-percentage point lead in his bid for re-election. The latest Rasmussen Reports election poll shows Douglas earning 54% of the vote while former state Senator Scudder Parker attracts 31%.

Douglas had considered running for the Senate seat left vacant by the retirement of Jim Jeffords. Jeffords, a former Republican turned Independent, was best known for leaving the Republican Party in mid-2001 and temporarily turning control of the U.S. Senate over to the Democrats.

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