Greg Hinz reported that "the race for Congress in the new northwest suburban 8th District may be turning out to be a lot closer than a lot of insiders expect.
Democrats have been counting on Tammy Duckworth to thump incumbent Joe Walsh (photo right), a tea party favorite who has garnered some of the world's worst media coverage lately. But GOP sources have been buzzing this week that a new poll shows the race to be a near dead heat.
The survey reportedly was taken in late August by the Tarrance Group. ...According to a source who has seen it, it shows Ms. Duckworth up just 47 percent to 45 percent." More HERE