DioGuardi Express Chugging Past Gillibrand Local in New York Senate Race
That’s all that separates former Representative Joe DioGuardi from Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Gov. Paterson’s pick to fill Hillary Clinton’s empty Senate seat.
So says the almighty Quinnipiac Poll…
Here is the text from the poll:
In the U.S. Senate race, Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand tops Republican Joseph DioGuardi 48 – 42 percent. Sen. Gillibrand leads 86 – 9 percent among Democrats while DioGuardi leads 88 – 8 percent among Republicans. Independent voters split with 42 percent for DioGuardi and 41 percent for Gillibrand. New York State voters approve 49 – 37 percent of the job Gillibrand is doing and give her a 43 – 32 percent favorability rating. For DioGuardi, 61 percent haven’t heard enough about him to form an opinion.
This is excellent news. Dick Morris might be proven right about New York after all is said and done:
Since the beginning of the month, Joe has had a great ad reminding the voters what the Obama Congress has done regarding our national debt:
For the full poll, please click here.
We will continue to monitor developments in the race as they happen.