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Poll: Alan Grayson would win Republican primary

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From the Orlando Sentinel: The Democratic congressman whom the Republican Party loves to paint as a far-left pinko is bragging about his popularity among his Republican constituents.

Today, Alan Grayson touted the results of a poll commissioned by his campaign that he said shows he has more support among Republican voters than all seven of his Republican opponents.

Here’s what Grayson’s campaign said in a news release: “In the poll, Grayson won the support of 26.5 percent of registered Republicans, virtually the same figure as three months ago. None of Grayson’s seven Republican opponents scored higher than 11.2 percent. 41.8 percent of registered Republicans remain undecided.”

Grayson went on to say that former state Sen. Dan Webster, the presumed front-runner in the GOP primary, had high unfavorable ratings among poll respondents. Continue reading here.

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