Have you heard about a little bellwether race over in New York’s 23rd district? Vying for the race are two liberals – one Democrat and the other Republican. A third party candidate (formerly a Republican primary runner) has shaken up the race. A new poll shows he has the advantage. According to the Club for Growth:

The poll of 300 likely voters, conducted October 24-25, 2009, shows Conservative Doug Hoffman at 31.3%, Democrat Bill Owens at 27.0%, Republican Dede Scozzafava at 19.7%, and 22% undecided. The poll’s margin of error is +/- 5.66%. No information was provided about any of the candidates prior to the ballot question.

A number of big gun Conservatives have recently come out to support Hoffman including this one:

If nothing else, this ad makes me think it’s time to grow back the gotee. Any thoughts?