In South Carolina’s 5th congressional district, a new poll shows Republican Mick Mulvaney within the margin of error of incumbent Democrat John Spratt.

At the beginning of the month, I wrote:

John Spratt, South Carolina: Spratt has had health problems, this is a GOP-heavy state, and a vote for the health-care bill put Spratt’s reelection much more at risk this year than it was in previous cycles. A Public Policy Polling survey showed Spratt in surprisingly good shape, but challenger Mick Mulvaney will do everything possible to tie Spratt to Pelosi in a R+7 district.

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