Capitol Watch

Update — Case Polls Says He’s In Dead Heat With Hirono

·By civilbeat

Ed Case‘s U.S. Senate campaign released poll results today Tuesday (May 22) that show him to be in a virtual tie with opponent Mazie Hirono.

The interactive-voice-response survey of 667 likely Democratic primary voters over May 15-16 shows Case leading Hirono 46-45 percent with 9 percent undecided.

The poll results are very similar to a Civil Beat poll conducted in January, but it is difficult to assess the validity of the Case poll because it’s unclear exactly what questions voters were asked. The survey was conducted by Boston-based Public Strategy Group.

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