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Vermont Senate: Sanders Sailing Away with Comfortable Lead

Vermont Governor Jim Douglas and Congressman Bernie Sanders remain comfortably in control of their respective gubernatorial and senate races. (see prior poll). The most recent Rasmussen Reports election survey of 500 likely voters shows Douglas (R) leading Democrat Scudder Parker 55% to 37%. (see crosstabs).

Not only is Gov. Douglas a popular incumbent with his GOP base, garnering 92% of their support, 31% of Democrats surveyed say they’ll support his bid for re-election.

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