Here Are The Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #10607

Geography Surveyed: Alabama
Data Collected: 10/29/2006 - 10/31/2006
Release Date: 11/01/2006 9:40 AM ET
Sponsor: WKRG-TV Mobile-Pensacola

Some Tightening in AL Governor's Race, But Republican Riley Still Poised for Easy Re-Elect: In an election for Governor of Alabama today, 11/1/06, 6 days to Election Day, incumbent Republican Bob Riley defeats Democrat challenger Lucy Baxley, according to a SurveyUSA poll conducted exclusively for WKRG-TV Mobile. Two weeks ago, in an identical SurveyUSA poll, Riley led by 21 points. Today, approaching the finish line, he leads by 15 points, 54% to 39%. Baxley has gained ground among female voters.

Filtering: 1,000 Alabama adults were interviewed 10/29/06 through 10/31/06. Of them, 874 were registered to vote. Of them, 602 were judged to be "likely" voters. Crosstabs reflect Likely Voters.

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  Asked of 602 Likely Voters
  Margin of Sampling Error for this question = ± 4.1%

If the election for Governor of Alabama were today, and you were standing in the voting booth right now, who would you vote for? Republican Bob Riley? Democrat Lucy Baxley? Or some other candidate?

54% Riley (R)
39% Baxley (D)
6% Other/Undecided

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