Posted in Main Blog (All Posts) on June 2nd, 2010 4:42 am by HL
Sestak Takes Early Lead
A new Garin Hart Yang Research (D) poll in Pennsylvania finds Rep. Joe Sestak (D) with a seven point lead over Rep. Pat Toomey (R), 47% to 40%.
Republican voters chose Susana Martinez (R) to be the GOP nominee to run against Lt. Gov. Diane Denish (D), who ran unopposed in the Democratic primary.
Campbell Pulls Ads in Final Days
California U.S. Senate candidate Tom Campbell (R) “pulled his television advertising Tuesday and in the closing days of the primary race will rely on Internet appeals and telephone calls to make his case to GOP voters,” the Los Angeles Times reports.
“The move creates an enormous hurdle for the former congressman at a time when his chief rival, Carly Fiorina (R), has loaned several million dollars to her campaign and, on the strength of a generous round of TV ads, has shot ahead in what was once a close contest to replace Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer.”