Poll: Gardner Keeps His Steady Lead In Colorado Senate Race


Republican challenger Cory Gardner is maintaining a steady lead over Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO), according to a new CNN/ORC poill.

Gardner leads Udall, 50 percent to 46 percent, among likely voters, the survey released Wednesday found. It was CNN/ORC’s first foray into the race, but other recent polls have found a similar margin. Polls from Survey USA and Fox News last week showed Gardner up four points and six points, respectively.

According to TPM’s PollTracker average, Gardner currently holds a 5.2-point advantage.

The CNN/ORC poll, conducted Oct. 9 to 13, surveyed 665 likely voters. Its margin of error is 4 points.