1. CAMPAIGN 2012:
New Mont. Senate poll shows movement toward Tester
A poll released this afternoon on the Montana Senate race has Democratic Sen. Jon Tester leading Republican Rep. Denny Rehberg for the first time. The poll of 934 registered voters, taken Thursday through Sunday by Public Policy Polling, a Democratic firm, showed Tester with 48 percent and Rehberg with 43 percent. The survey had a 3.2-point margin of error.