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MA Poll: Warren: 53, Brown: 46

Dan6757 Wrote: Oct 30, 2012 8:25 PM
This state is on the verge of electing the most pompous fraud we have elected in our lifetime. I mean, if she was so great, wouldn't John Kerry be out backing her every step of the way? Not a peep from Kerry. Her reputation amongst Congress is not good and she is deemed incredibly condescending and unlikeable. Just putrid. (For the record, Mitt Romney wasn't a fraud his first two years in office here, he was a legitimately good governor who a lot of the people were behind, until he spent the last two years in office campaigning for president and running away from his record as a right-of-center governor.)

I’m now beginning to think that the Boston Globe poll released on Monday was probably an outlier:

A new poll released today shows Elizabeth Warren leading Senator Scott Brown by 7 percentage points, one of the Democratic challenger’s largest leads in any poll taken in recent months.

The poll, by Suffolk University/News 7, was released a day after a Boston Globe poll showed a much tighter race, with Brown leading by 2 percentage points. The Globe poll showed an exact tie when including responses from voters who did not express an initial preference but said they...