Alaska Senate: Sullivan (R) 47%, Begich (D) 45%

A new poll has Alaska Republican challenger beating incumbent Democratic Senator Mark Begich by two (2) percentage points. Our Latest Political Poll Projection has this race: Sullivan (R) +3

At this stage, the race is essentially in a dead heat following the Alaska Primaries last week. Prior to that, the incumbent enjoyed a modest lead over all challengers.

Alaska is critical to Republican hopes of taking control of the Senate, and, coming off last week’s state GOP primary, the Alaska Senate race is a near tie.

A new Rasmussen Reports statewide telephone survey of Likely Alaska Voters shows Republican Dan Sullivan with a 47% to 45% lead over incumbent Democratic Senator Mark Begich. Three percent (3%) like some other candidate in the race, and four percent (4%) are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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Poll Aggregation Data from Real Clear Politics:

Poll Date Sample Begich (D) Sullivan (R) Spread
RCP Average 7/5 – 8/21 46.3 41.7 Begich +4.6
Rasmussen Reports 8/20 – 8/21 750 LV 45 47 Sullivan +2
PPP (D) 7/31 – 8/3 673 RV 45 41 Begich +4
CBS News/NYT/YouGov 7/5 – 7/24 LV 49 37 Begich +12

All Alaska Senate – Sullivan vs. Begich Polling Data

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