Poll gives Cochran large lead for fall election

Six-term incumbent Thad Cochran, the Republican leader on the Senate Agriculture Committee, has a 16-point lead, 40-24, over Democrat Travis Childers for re-election to the Senate from Mississippi, says Public Policy Polling. PPP says “voters are still deeply divided over the general election”  with 31 percent undecided. Childers leads 37-36 against state Sen Chris McDaniel, who… » Read More

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