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Montana Senate: Burns v. Tester Again a Toss-Up

Tester (D) 48%; Burns (R) 46%

Republican Senator Conrad Burns has closed the gap and is now just a couple points behind Democrat Jon Tester. The latest Rasmussen Reports poll in Montana finds Tester with 48% of the vote while Burns earns 46%. When "leaners" are included, Tester leads 49% to 46%. Leaners are undecided voters who opt for a candidate when asked a follow-up question.

We are moving the race from “Leans Democrat” "Toss-Up" column in our Senate Balance of Power summary.

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