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June 17, 2014

Poll shows US Sen. Kay Hagan with slight edge over NC House Speaker Thom Tillis

U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan and House Speaker Thom Tillis are still neck and neck in the U.S. Senate race, but a new poll by the Democratic-leaning Public Policy Polling released Tuesday shows Hagan leading by 5 points, her biggest advantage since September. Hagan had 39 percent while Tillis had 34 percent and Libertarian Sean Haugh had 11 percent. The margin of error was plus or minus 3 percentage points.

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