Democrat Amy Klobuchar is leading Republican Mark Kennedy in the race for U.S. Senate according to the latest Wall Street Journal/Zogby Poll. Klobuchar is polling at 49% to Kennedy’s 40%.
DFLer Mike Hatch is polling ahead of Republican Governor Tim Pawlenty by .7% in the race for governor! I-P candidate Peter Hutchinson is polling at 6.3% Both polls have a margin of error of plus or minus 3.7 percentage points.
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Tom Scheck has covered politics and state government for more than ten years for MPR News. He’s covered several gubernatorial campaigns, two statewide recounts, the presidential bids of Tim Pawlenty and Michele Bachmann, U.S. Senate races, close Congressional contests and the Minnesota Legislature. He lives in Falcon Heights with his wife, son and dog. He can sometimes be found chasing a white ball on a golf course. It isn’t a straight walk. Tips are welcome at firstname.lastname@example.org