The Wall Street Journal/Zogby poll has Democrat Mike Hatch leading Republican Governor Tim Pawlenty in the race for governor. Hatch is polling at 46.1%. Pawlenty is polling at 44.7%. The I-P’s Peter Hutchinson is polling at 6.3%. The poll, taken between October 23 and October 27th, has a margin of error of 3.6%.
Democrat Amy Klobuchar continues her lead over Republican Mark Kennedy. Klobuchar is polling at 50.8%. Kennedy is polling at 42.8%. The margin of error is 3.6%.
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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