Elizabeth Warren has edge over Scott Brown in new polls

On the heels of a Boston Globe poll giving Democrat Elizabeth Warren a five-point lead over Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) is a WBUR survey showing the Harvard Law professor two points ahead.

Most polls in the last month have given Warren a slight lead in the race. 

With the second Senate debate Monday night, voters are split on who won the last one. In the WBUR poll 16 percent say Brown won, 14 percent say Warren did.

 

Rachel Weiner covers local politics for The Washington Post.
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