Monday, September 12, 2011

Zeitgeist: Republican Looks Set to Win New York 9th (Weiner) Seat

That's also Chuck Schumer's old seat.
The latest P.P. Poll (you can't make it up) shows Republican Robert Turner up by six points.
From the New York Daily News' Daily Politics blog:
PPP Predicts Turner In A GOP Upset In NY-9
More bad news for Democrat David Weprin as we head into the final hours before voters hit the polls in NY-9: A new Public Policy Polling survey shows Republican Bob Turner leading him by 47-41%.
Registered Democrats outnumber registered Republicans 3-1 in the district.
PPP is a Democratic affiliated pollster.

Agence France-Presse doesn't make Weiner jokes and instead went with:
Republicans look to snatch Democrat stronghold