According to an internal poll conducted by the campaign of U.S. Senate nominee Alexi Giannoulias, the Democrat is besting U.S. Rep. Mark Kirk in the race for Illinois' senate seat. Here are the topline results:
Alexi Giannoulias (D): 44%
Mark Kirk (R): 41%
LeAlan Jones (G): 4%
Mike Labno (L): 3%
This news coincides with FiveThirtyEight update of its Senate projections, which now give Giannoulias a 53 percent chance of victory on Election Day.