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Election 2008: Tennessee Governor

Tennessee Governor: Frist, Favored for Governor's Mansion, Leads Ford 54% to 38%

Monday, November 12, 2007

While it's a bit early to call the winner in Tennessee's 2010 gubernatorial contest, a new Rasmussen Reports telephone survey finds that former Senator Majority Leader Bill Frist (R) has a leg up with voters should he throw his hat in the ring. In a hypothetical match-up with former Rep. Harold Ford, Jr. (D)—who narrowly lost a U.S. Senate bid last year—Frist leads 54% to 38%.


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