From the Rasmussen reports: 10/3/08
The race for Washington’s next Governor is now a tie. The latest Rasmussen Reports telephone survey in the state finds incumbent Christine Gregoire and challenger Dino Rossi each attracting 48% of the vote.
Gregoire is viewed favorably by 51% and unfavorably by 47%. Her job performance is rated 43% good or excellent from voters, while 35% say she is doing a poor job.
Former State Senator Rossi’s ratings are 50% favorable, 48% unfavorable.
Over $30 million dollars has been spent on the Gubernatorial campaign - with additional contributions on the way.
It's unknown at this time if buildergate is having any impact on Rossi's favorable standing with voters.
The Rasmussen Report: Election 2008: Washington Governor
Gregoire and Rossi Tied in Washington’s Gubernatorial Race
Pollster graph: http://www.pollster.com/polls/wa/08-wa-gov-ge-rvg.php?xml=http://www.pollster.com/flashcharts/content/xml/08WAGovGERvG.xml&choices=Rossi,Gregoire&phone=&ivr=&internet=&mail=&smoothing=&from_date=&to_date=&min_pct=&max_pct=&grid=&points=1&lines=1&colors=Rossi-BF0014,Gregoire-2247AF