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29 October 2010

Cook Political Report Moves Gubernatorial Contest From "Toss-Up" to "Lean R"

One day after NBC News moved Georgia's gubernatorial contest from "toss-up" to "lean R," another political prognosticator followed suit saying Republican Nathan Deal has a more-than-decent shot at beating Barnes November 2nd..

Georgia Governor -- Toss Up to Lean R: Despite carrying some heavy ethical baggage, former GOP Rep. Nathan Deal appears well-positioned to defeat former Democratic Gov. Roy Barnes. The question is whether Deal can get the 50 percent of the vote needed to avoid a run-off.

The Cook Political Report (2010-10-29). Cook Political Moves Five Gov. Races Toward GOP, Three Toward Democrats
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