06/06/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Poll: GOP Senator Trailing To Dem In Mississippi

In yet another indication that Senate Republicans are really playing on defense everywhere this year, a new Rasmussen poll has bad news for them in even the deep-red state of Mississippi, with appointed Sen. Roger Wicker (R) now trailing former Gov. Ronnie Musgrove (D) in a race that's within the margin of error:

Musgrove (D) 47%
Wicker (R) 46%

Sample size: 500 likely voters.
Margin of error: ±4%

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