The Corner

Re: Senate boxscore

Those are encouraging numbers for Republicans (remember Dems need 6 to pick up the majority). Allen is at 50 for the first time in a long time. DeWine’s deficit is much smaller than other polls this week. Corker has a lead (perhaps showing that the turn-around in his campaign that insiders had been talking about is actually happening). And Talent is at 50. Of course, these polls could be outliers (UPDATE: they are Zogby interactive, so caution recommended), but they are probably the best numbers for the GOP since the Foley flap.

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