John Hickenlooper 49%, Tom Tancredo 39%, Dan Maes 9%, 1% undecided
John Hickenlooper leads Tom Tancredo 49% to 39% with Dan Maes getting 9% and undecided 1%, according to a new Denver Post/ 9News poll by Survey USA. The polling firm is ranked 3rd in terms of its track record in polling for U.S. Senate and gubernatorial races over the last 10 years, according to Nate Silver. Last week, a survey by Magellan Data and Mapping Strategies showed Hickenlooper leading Tancredo 44% to 43% with Maes at 9%, and the pollster said he thought Tancredo's strength was understated. LINKS: Hickenlooper holds comfy lead in Colo. gubernatorial race, by Karen E. Crummy. John Hickenlooper 44%, Tom Tancredo 43%, Dan Maes 9%; Tancredo has the momentum, The Business Word, 10.22.2010. Colorado governor survey (10/22/10), Magellan. Pollster Ratings, by Nate Silver.
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