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Bharat

Great analysis, thanks tom!

Anonymous

Leftist loon Kos polled this match-up last week and had Isakson above 50 and blasting Thurmond by nearly 30 points. Sweet dreams.

Anonymous

Did I miss the Democratic primary election? Who says Barnes will be the nominee? Lets not forget that all the pollsters and pundits were wrong, wrong, wrong in 2002.

Anonymous

Tom, dream on! If Republicans pick up senate seats in Massachusetts and Illinois, you honestly think that an incumbent Republican senator will lose in Georgia where they won an open race in 08? Face the facts! Democrats will lose likely 7-8 seats in the Senate and 50+ in the House. Period.

Anonymous

Thurmond over Isakson? Not! Given the current anti-Democrat sentiment of voters in this country - very much so in Georgia, Isakson is a virtual shoe-in to win reelection. According to the most recent Rasmussen poll (March 17), Isakson led a generic Democrat by 52-31, up from February, when it was 49-36. In the same poll, he had a VERY STRONG favorability rating of 24-8, amongst Georgia voters, versus those having a VERY STRONG unfavorable opinion of him (3 to 1?) Add on the fact that McCain carried Georgia over Obama 52-47 in 2008. There is, as well, a number of other (polling) stats favoring the likelihood that he will, indeed, be reelected. And you consider him to be vulnerable? I dont think so!

wt

Tom,That last comment was a little mean. Try to stay positive and nice.I was actually thinking the same thing as Christian Liberty, and ran over to intrade to check out this race. No one snapped up the 1 dollar shares of Thurmond last week, and no one has yet. I doubt itll change the race much, but well see.

Tom Jensen

Christian Liberty,Do you have a job? Those of us hard working Americans who are keeping this country strong dont have nearly as much time to comment on blogs as you seem to.

Christian Liberty

Those willing to put their money where their mouth is over at Intrade only give a Democrat a 10% chance to defeat Isakson.

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