An Insider Advantage poll released this week for Georgia’s gubernatorial race shows Republican Nathan Deal leading Democrat Roy Barnes 45% to 41%. The margin of error for the poll is ±4%. Also, even though Deal financed a runoff, Barnes has still outspent Deal. Barnes also leads Deal in total campaign contributions and cash on hand, as the chart below shows. Additionally, while this is the most recent campaign finance data for each candidate, Deal released his report August 6th, whereas Barnes released his report July 8th.