Hoffman Pulls Ahead in NY23– Leads Scozzafava By 20 Points
Conservative Doug Hoffman now leads his democratic opponent by 5 points.
He leads the GOP candidate by 20 points.
Real Clear Politics reported:
For the second time in two days, a poll released by a conservative group finds Conservative Party nominee Doug Hoffman leading the Nov. 3 special election race for New York’s 23rd District. Neighborhood Research polled the district for Minuteman PAC, the political arm of the Minuteman Movement, which has endorsed Hoffman and is airing ads on his behalf.
Hoffman leads Democrat Bill Owens by 5 points and GOP nominee Dede Scozzafava by 20 points.
The poll was taken Oct. 25-26 of 366 likely voters. The three candidates are vying to replace former congressman John McHugh (R-N.Y.), who was appointed by President Obama to be Secretary of the Army.
More… Conservative Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK) endorsed Doug Hoffman today.
UPDATE: Missouri Rep. Todd Akin endorsed Hoffman today.