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Another Gov Poll, Another Result



    Another Gov Poll, Another Result
    Gov. Rick Perry and former Houston Mayor Bill White.

    With college football kicking off, this governor's race poll might have gone under the radar.

    A Sept. 2 GOPAC poll showed Gov. Rick Perry leading former Houston Mayor Bill White 50 percent to 38 percent. Eleven percent were undecided, and 1 percent were voting for another candidate. The poll had a margin of error of +/- 3.1 percent.

    Wilson Research Strategies conducted the poll for GOPAC, a Republican group working to elect Republican candidates.

    The results are quite different from another recent poll from the Texas Watch Poll. That poll shows the race as being neck-and-neck, with Perry slightly ahead with 42 percent compared to White's 41 percent.