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23 July 2010

ICYMI: Barnes Trails Both Republicans In New Poll

AJC Political Insider Jim Galloway points to a new poll that shows Democratic gubernatorial nominee Roy Barnes trailing both Karen Handel and Nathan Deal in hypothetical match-ups for the November general election [Galloway, Jim (2010-7-22). Rasmussen poll: Roy Barnes has a tough row to hoe. Political Insider. Retrieved on 2010-7-23.].

Handel and Deal are currently competing for the GOP gubernatorial nomination in the August 10th runoff.

Here are the numbers from the Rasmussen Reports poll on Georgia's gubernatorial race:

2010 Georgia Gubernatorial Election
Roy Barnes43%
Nathan Deal49%
Some Other Candidate4%
Not Sure4%

2010 Georgia Gubernatorial Election
Roy Barnes44%
Karen Handel45%
Some Other Candidate7%
Not Sure4%