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Polling in Gov. Race Shows Cuccinelli and McAuliffe Neck and Neck

March 27, 2013

A new poll shows the 2013 gubernatorial race is in a dead heat.

On Wednesday, Quinnipiac University released a poll that shows Republican Ken Cuccinelli at 40% and Democrat Terry McAuliffe at 38%.

McAuliffe polls higher with people age 18-34, hold a college degree, women, and make less than $50K a year.

Cuccinelli ranks better with those aged 35 and up, men, and earn more than $50K a year.

Participants in the poll said the economy is the most important issue (37%), followed by education (19%), taxes (15%) and the state budget (15%).

For more information on Quinnipiac University's findings click here.

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