From the Free Press. Suddenly, Katz looks like he could actually lose, and in any case the campaign will be a lot more interesting from this point on.
THE race for mayor of Winnipeg is now a statistical dead heat. Incumbent Sam Katz has lost the polling lead he held all year and is now even with challenger Judy Wasylycia-Leis.
According to a Probe Research poll conducted in late September exclusively for the Free Press, Wasylycia-Leis is the preferred choice of 50 per cent of Winnipeg voters. Katz sits three points behind with 47 per cent support and Brad Gross and Rav Gill garnered the remaining three per cent. The margin of error for these results is 4.7 per cent.
Saturday, October 2, 2010
Katz's lead vanishes
For the first time, the incumbent has a serious fight on his hands: