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Poll: Clinton leads in Ky.; Obama ahead in Ore.

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THE RACE: The presidential race for Democrats in Kentucky

___THE NUMBERS

Hillary Rodham Clinton, 51 percent

Barack Obama, 25 percent

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OF INTEREST:

In Kentucky, 43 percent of respondents had a favorable view of Obama and 43 percent had an unfavorable view, compared with 73 percent favorable and 15 percent unfavorable in Oregon. Forty-six percent of respondents in Kentucky said Clinton was more electable against McCain, compared with 39 percent for Obama.

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The Suffolk University poll was conducted by telephone Saturday and Sunday. It involved interviews with 600 likely Democratic voters and has a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 4 percentage points.

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COMPLETE RESULTS: http://www.suffolk.edu

THE RACE: The presidential race for Democrats in Oregon

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THE NUMBERS

Obama, 45 percent

Clinton, 41 percent

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OF INTEREST:

Fifty-nine percent of respondents said they would vote for the Democratic nominee in the general election should their first choice lose, while 19 percent would vote for McCain and 13 percent are undecided.

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The Suffolk University poll was conducted by telephone Saturday and Sunday. It involved interviews with 600 likely Democratic voters and has a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 4 percentage points.

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COMPLETE RESULTS: http://www.suffolk.edu

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