Survey USA, polling for News Channel 10 in San Diego, fielded the first congressional poll after Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Alpine) and his wife were indicted for campaign finance violations. According to the poll results (8/22-26; 850 CA-50 adults; 746 registered voters; 539 likely voters), Rep. Hunter would lead Democrat Ammar Campa-Najjar, 47-39%, if the election were today. By a margin of 76-21%, respondents said they are aware that Rep. Hunter was indicted. By a margin of 41-33%, the polling sample indicated that Rep. Hunter should continue to run as opposed to resign his seat.
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