A new poll out from Quinnipiac University has Michael Bennet leading the senate race in Colorado.

The swing state poll has Sen. Bennet leading Republican El Paso County Commissioner Darryl Glenn 56 to 38 percent.

Bennet also has a 62 to 30 percent lead among independent-likely voters.

Bennet and Glenn debated last week in the only televised state senate debate.

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The debate focused on several issues including the race for the White House, immigration, the Iran nuclear deal and the possibility of Republicans and Democrats working together in Washington.Watch the full debate here