According to the latest SurveyUSA tracking poll, more Missourians approve of Republican Sen. Kit Bond than Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill.
This is a bit of change from earlier this year.
According to the July poll of 600 Missourians, 55% approve of Sen. Kit Bond; while 48% approve of Sen. Claire McCaskill.
In the Ozarks, Bond's rating climbs to 58%; McCaskill's drops to 40%.