A KSTP-TV/Survey USA poll shows a dead heat between Democrat Mark Dayton and Republican Tom Emmer. The poll, taken between October 24th and October 27th, shows Dayton leading Emmer by one percentage point. Dayton received 39 percent support from those polled. Emmer received 38 percent support. IP candidate Tom Horner received support from 13 percent of those polled.
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