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Emerson Poll: West Virginia Senate Race Tightens as Texas Senate Race Remains Close; Republicans Look to Hold Three House Seats in WV

Three new Emerson battleground polls find two US Senators in vulnerable positions; in Texas, US Senator Ted Cruz (R-Inc) is at 50%, Beto O’Rourke (D) 47%, 2% undecided.

In West Virginia US Senator Joe Manchin (D-Inc) at 47%, Patrick Morrisey (R) 42%, 8% undecided. Manchin has a slightly more positive image in the state with a 46% favorable/ 43% unfavorable while Morrissey is underwater at 35%/ 52%, however President Trump is popular in WV with a 56% favorable/ 39% unfavorable.

In Tennessee, Marsha Blackburn (R) 52%, Phil Bredesen (D) 44%, 3% undecided.

Results below:

Texas US Senate

MM, LV, Oct 28-30, n=781, +/-3.7%

Ted Cruz (R-Inc) 50%, Beto O’Rourke (D) 47%, 2% undecided

Texas Governor

MM, LV, Oct 28-30, n=781, +/-3.7%

Greg Abbott (R-Inc) 51%, Lupe Valdez (D) 43%, 4% undecided

Name Recognition

Trump 49% favorable/ 46% unfavorable

Cruz 51% favorable/ 44% unfavorable

O’Rourke 48% favorable/ 44% unfavorable

Results

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West Virginia US Senate

MM, LV, Oct 28-31, n=1,013, +/-3.2%

Joe Manchin (D-Inc) 47%, Patrick Morrisey (R) 42%, 8% undecided

West Virginia US Congress District 1

MM, LV, Oct 28-31, n=341, +/-5.5%

David McKinley (R-Inc) 57%, Kendra Fershee (D) 32%, 11% undecided

West Virginia US Congress District 2

MM, LV, Oct 28-31, n=344, +/-5.5%

Alexander Mooney (R-Inc) 47%, Talley Sergent (D) 39%, 10% undecided

West Virginia US Congress District 3

MM, LV, Oct 28-31, n=328, +/-5.5%

Carol Miller (R) 52%, Richard Ojeda (D) 45%, 3% undecided

Name Recognition

Trump 56% favorable/ 39% unfavorable

Manchin 46% favorable/ 43% unfavorable

Morrissey 35%/ 52% unfavorable

Results

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Tennessee US Senate

MM, LV, Oct 28-30, n=632, +/-4%

Marsha Blackburn (R) 52%, Phil Bredesen (D) 44%, 3% undecided

Tennessee Governor

MM, LV, Oct 28-30, n=632, +/-4%

Bill Lee (R) 54%, Karl Dean (D) 41%, 3% undecided

Name Recognition

Trump 54% favorable/ 43% unfavorable

Bredesen 48% favorable/ 43% unfavorable

Blackburn 49% favorable/ 47% unfavorable

Results

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