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09 October 2008

Strategic Vision Poll: Martin Trails Chambliss By Three

Hours before Martin and Chambliss meet in Perry to a discuss the issues, a new poll from Strategic Vision shows a tight race between the two candidates.

If the election for United States Senate were held today, whom would you vote for, Saxby Chambliss, the Republican, Jim Martin, the Democrat, or Allen Buckley, the Libertarian?

Saxby Chambliss (R) - 47%

Jim Martin (D) - 44%

Allen Buckley (L) - 4%

Undecided - 5%

[Source: Strategic Vision, "Poll Results - GA", October 8, 2008]

Over the past several days, four polls have tested the support of Chambliss and Martin with one showing the Republican ahead by six points and another saying the race is essentially tied.

Regardless of which poll you believe, there's no arguing that Georgia now has a competitive Senate race on its hands.