The latest Mason/Dixon poll has GOP Sen. Norm Coleman leading DFLer Al Franken and I-P candidate Dean Barkley. Coleman has support from 42% of those polled. Franken is polling at 36%, 12% are backing Barkley.
Here’s what will determine the race: 10% of those polled are still undecided.
About the blogger
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