POLL: Cortez Masto +1 Over Laxalt In NV Senate Race

The Hill reports:

Incumbent Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) holds a 1-point lead in her reelection bid over Republican Adam Laxalt, according to a new Suffolk University-USA Today poll.

The poll, released on Tuesday, found Cortez Masto garnered the support of 45 percent of likely voters, compared to Laxalt’s 44 percent — a statistic well within the survey’s margin of error.

The pollster also found Nevada’s governor’s race remains in a dead heat, with incumbent Gov. Steve Sisolak (D) tied with Republican Joe Lombardo at 43 percent each. The gubernatorial results are little changed from Suffolk University’s July poll, which found Lombardo led by just 1 point.

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