CORRECTED-FACTBOX-Democrats ahead in key California races
(Correcs Oct 5 story to delete reference to climate change proposal in 12th paragraph)
Oct 5 (Reuters) - California Democrats hold a narrow advantage in key races ahead of the Nov. 2 elections and Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman is struggling, a Reuters-Ipsos poll found on Tuesday. [ID:N05207672]
Here is a summary of the poll's findings.
U.S. SENATE RACE
* Democratic incumbent Barbara Boxer holds a 49 percent to 45 percent lead over Republican Carly Fiorina among likely voters.
* Among all registered voters, Boxer leads 48 percent to 42 percent.
* Among independent voters, Boxer leads 34 percent to 29 percent, with another 29 percent undecided.
* Democrat Jerry Brown holds a 50 percent to 43 percent lead over Republican Meg Whitman among likely voters. Continued...