Cook moves 6th to “Likely Democrat”

The Cook Report moved the 6th District race from Solid Democrat to Likely Democrat today as a new poll showed Republican Anna Little down by 7 points over U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone.  A poll taken three weeks ago showed Llittle down by 12.

But despite the move, cook still gives a strong advantage to Pallone, who has held the seat for 22 years in the heavily Democratic 6th.

According to the report Likely Democrat means “These seats are not considered competitive at this point but have the potential to become engaged.” Cook moves 6th to “Likely Democrat”