Elk Grove News
Bera leads Lungren in favorability ranking
In one of the closest and hotly contested congressional races this election cycle, Democratic challenger Dr. Ami Bera is tied with his Republican opponent, Congressman Dan Lungren.
In a poll released today in the political publication The Hill, the survey showed the two men tied at 47 percent. However when the pollsters read positive statements about both candidates, Bera was viewed more favorable than Lungren by five percent.