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New York Senate: Hillary Clinton Maintaining Big Lead

Clinton (D) Crushes Both Leading Republicans 61% to 31%

Saturday, August 05, 2006

Former Pentagon official Kathleen Troia McFarland and Yonkers Mayor John Spencer have emerged as the leading contenders for the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate, but neither is making headway. In the latest Rasmussen Reports survey of the race, Clinton now leads both candidates 61% to 31%. Further breakdowns of the numbers also show little difference in how voters respond to the two Republican hopefuls. McFarland attracts 64% of Republicans, 11% of Democrats, 29% of unaffiliated voters. Spencer attracts 64% of Republicans, 12% of Democrats, 28% of unaffiliated voters.


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