The Campaign Spot

Election-driven news and views . . . by Jim Geraghty.

Kirk’s Senate Enterprise Flies Through a Rough Patch


His campaign certainly hit a rough patch this summer, but Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk hasn’t trailed any of the six polls taken since mid-August. Kirk’s leads haven’t been large — 4 points here, 2 points there, 3 points there — but clearly his earlier missteps haven’t doomed his chances.

Tags: Alexi Giannoulias , Mark Kirk


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