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A new Republican poll shows the GOP candidate vying for the seat vacated by disgraced New York Rep. Anthony D. Weiner with a 4 percentage-point lead.

Results of a survey released Monday by Magellan Strategies BR, a GOP polling firm, shows Bob Turner with 44.6 percent of the vote, compared with Democrat David Weprin’s 40.4 percent. A large number of potential voters — 11.8 percent — said they are undecided about next Tuesday’s special election.

The survey shows that 35.8 percent of the respondents in the district, which includes part of Brooklyn and Queens, say they definitely will vote for Mr. Turner, while 28.3 percent say Mr. Weprin definitely has their support.

New Yorks 9th Congressional District, which has three times as many Democratic voters as Republicans, hasn’t elected a Republican representative since the 1920s.

From wire dispatches and staff reports