Posted at 9:17 AM on September 28, 2006
by Tom Scheck
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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