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Poll shows close race between Jim Hood and Tate Reeves

(L-R): Jim Hood, Tate Reeves

A new poll shows the gap shrinking between the top two candidates for governor.

Posted: Feb. 6, 2019 1:07 PM
Updated: Feb. 6, 2019 1:17 PM

JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - A new poll shows the gap shrinking between the top two candidates for governor.

The Mason-Dixon poll, conducted last week, has Democrat Jim Hood leading Republican Tate Reeves by only 2 percent.

Fourteen percent were undecided.

Hood’s lead over Reeves was as high as six percentage points in a December 2017 poll.

The party primaries are in August. The general election is set for November.

MORE: See the full poll here 

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