Among voters in each state
Steve Bullock (D) over Sen. Steve Daines (R): +2 (46-44)
RON’S COMMENT: This is one to watch. Incumbent Daines has a fight on his hands. Bullock’s popularity as the state’s governor is making this a real contest…. Handicappers rate the race tossup or lean Republican.
Open Primary, Special election
Doug Collins (R): 26%
Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R): 24%
Raphael Warnock (D): 18%
Matt Lieberman (D): 11%
Ed Tarver (D): 9%
RON’S COMMENT: Incumbent Loeffler was appointed by Gov. Brian Kemp to fill the seat of retiring Sen. Johnny Isakson (R). This poll was conducted for the One America News Network…. Note that of the major candidates, Republicans receive a total of 50% and Democrats get 38%…. Democrat Warnock is pastor of the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. Lieberman is the son of former Sen. Joe Lieberman of Connecticut…. The open primary is Nov. 3 and a runoff, if needed, will be Jan. 5 among the top two finishers…. Handicappers rate the race lean Republican.
Sen. David Perdue (R) over Jon Ossoff (D): +5 (48-43)
RON’S COMMENT: Previous polls showed Democrat Ossoff with slight leads; since then, incumbent Perdue has regained the edge. This poll was conducted for the One America News Network…. Handicappers rate the race lean or tilt Republican.
(CBS) Mark Kelly (D) over Sen. Martha McSally (R): +4 (46-42)
(OH PI) Mark Kelly (D) over Sen. Martha McSally (R): +9 (52-43)
RON’S COMMENT: Democrat Kelly maintains the lead. His average margin based on the last three polls is 7.3 points.
(CBS) Sen. John Cornyn (R) over MJ Hegar (D): +8 (44-36)
(CBS) Sen. John Cornyn (R) over Royce West (D): +6 (43-37)
(Dallas Morning News) Sen. John Cornyn (R) over MJ Hegar (D): +13 (42-29)
(Dallas Morning News) Sen. John Cornyn (R) over Royce West (D): +15 (43-28)
RON’S COMMENT: Incumbent Cornyn holds a re-election advantage over both possible Democratic nominees, although he does a lot better in the Dallas Morning News poll…. The latest Dallas Morning News poll shows Democrat Hegar, a retired Air Force major, leading her primary opponent, West, a state senator, by a 35-22 margin. The primary runoff is today.