Skip to comments.Hirono gaining on Lingle's lead in governor's race [HI]
Posted on 09/29/2002 11:21:13 AM PDT by BlackRazorEdited on 05/07/2004 6:18:34 PM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]
Five weeks before the election, Republican Linda Lingle has a slight lead over Democrat Mazie Hirono, but Hirono is gaining ground, according to The Honolulu Advertiser/News 8 Hawai'i Poll.
The Hawai'i Poll found Lingle's support has been flat for almost four months, while Hirono has nearly halved the 15-point lead that Lingle held in early June.
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I'm expecting this one is going to turn into a real nail-biter.
If you want on or off my poll ping list, let me know!
But any way you slice, I've seen three polls in three plus months. In each, Lingle was in the 40s and the LtGov was in the 30s. Maybe Lingle will blow a big lead again. I dunno. But I don't see much for her to worry about yet. (Although you can certainly argue she hasn't gotten any movement from her ad dollars.)
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