Brown surges to 9 point lead over Warren in MA senate race

This will be one of the most closely watched races in the country. Brow is acquitting himself quite well so far and both candidates will have tons of outside money, making this race one of the most expensive this election cycle. The most recent Suffolk poll has Scott Brown surging past Warren into a decisive lead. Wall Street Journal: Republican Sen. Scott Brown holds a decisive lead over Democrat Elizabeth Warren in the race for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts. According to a new Suffolk University/7NEWS (WHDH-Boston) survey, the freshman senator garners 49% of the vote -- nine points ahead of his main Democratic rival. It's the first time a poll put Mr. Brown in the lead since last fall. Suffolk University was also the first to show Mr. Brown ahead in 2010 when he upset state Attorney General Martha Coakley. That upset was driven largely by the independent vote. And the new poll shows Mr. Brown again heavily drawing his support from this group of voters. Among the 52% of respondents...(Read Full Post)