Would you believe 9 points?

A new Strategic Vision poll released today is the second survey in four days to show a tightening race for United States Senator, with Democrat Frank Lautenberg leading Republican Dick Zimmer by 8 percentage points, 49%-41%. Marist College was at 48%-41% on Friday evening.

Strategic Vision has Barack Obama leading John McCain 53%-38%, and Governor Jon Corzine’s approval rating upside-down at 38%-55%.

Would you believe 9 points?