We now have something we haven't had in awhile: A poll, albeit a partisan poll, showing Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) ahead of his Republican opponent, Sharron Angle. Also, the data looks a bit old.
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As Jon Ralston reports, the new poll by Fairbanks, Maslin, Maullin, Metz & Associates, commissioned by the liberal Patriot Majority PAC, shows Reid at 44%, and Angle with 40%. The survey of likely voters has a Â±4% margin of error.
Interestingly, the poll was conducted from June 28-July 1, giving us a fortnight-old data set. That said, the TPM Poll Average gives Angle a narrow edge of 44.4%-42.3%.