An update from pollsters

Katy says: Inside sources confirm that the latest private DATOS poll puts Chavez’s margin at 11 percentage points, down from 22 or so. Seijas also puts Chavez’s margin at somewhere between 9 and 13 points. Both pollsters are more optimistic about Rosales’s chances.

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