Democratic Primary Race Heats Up

With less than one week before the Massachusetts Democratic gubernatorial primary, former Assistant U.S. Attorney General Deval Patrick leads the three-men field in two newly released polls.

A State House News Service poll shows Patrick with 36 percent of the vote. Venture capitalist Chris Gabrieli had 26 percent. Attorney General Thomas Reilly had 19 percent.

A WBZ TV poll shows Patrick leads with 45 percent, Gabrieli with 29 percent, and Reilly with 21 percent.

This program aired on September 13, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.


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