The latest poll numbers this week from the University of Akron
show that the Ohio Senate race is a virtual dead heat. Meanwhile, in the governor's race, Ted Strickland holds a commanding 14 point lead over rival Uncle Tom Blackwell.
Mike DeWine (R), 41.7
Sherrod Brown (D), 41.5
Ted Strickland (D), 47.4%
Kenneth Blackwell (R), 33.8%