A new poll commissioned by the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, a liberal PAC, shows Republican incumbent Frank Guinta and Democratic challenger Carol Shea-Porter in a statistical tie in the 1st Congressional District race and Democrat Ann Mclane Kuster with a small lead over Republican Rep. Charlie Bass in the 2nd District.
The poll was completed by Public Policy Polling on Sept. 24 and 25.
Sampling 401 likely voters in the 1st District, the poll showed Shea-Porter at 48 percent and Guinta at 47 percent with 4 percent undecided. The margin of error is 4.9 percent.
Sampling 461 likely voters in the 2nd District Kuster leads Bass, 51 to 46 percent with 4 percent undecided. The margin of error is 4.6 percent.http://www.unionleader.com/article/20120928/NEWS0602/709279922