Rasmussen Poll: Buck Leads Bennet By 4 Points In CO-SEN Race


The new Rasmussen poll of the Colorado Senate race shows Republican Ken Buck leading Sen. Michael Bennet 49%-45%.The latest numbers include leaners, undecided voters asked to make a choice. This is the first Rasmussen poll of the race to include leaners.

Among likely voters, meanwhile, Buck leads Bennet 47%-44%, with 4% undecided and 5% preferring a different candidate. The previous Rasmussen poll of the race, earlier this month, had Buck leading, 46%-41%, among likely voters.

Buck, the Weld County DA, has been leading Bennet in the TPM poll average for months. The TPM Poll Average for the race currently has Buck leading 46.4%-42.4%.


Eric Lach is a reporter for TPM. From 2010 to 2011, he was a news writer in charge of the website?s front page. He has previously written for The Daily, NewYorker.com, GlobalPost and other publications. He can be reached at ericl@talkingpointsmemo.com