A pair of polls released Friday show Georgia's U.S. Senate race continuing to favor Republican incumbent Saxby ChamblissClarence (Saxby) Saxby ChamblissLobbying World Former GOP senator: Let Dems engage on healthcare bill OPINION: Left-wing politics will be the demise of the Democratic Party MORE by small but stable leads over Democratic challenger Jim Martin.

A Rasmussen poll conducted Thursday of 500 likely voters gives Chamblis a 5-point lead, 48 percent to 43 percent, while a CNN/Time poll conducted between last Thursday and this Tuesday of 690 likely voters shows Chambliss with a 9-point lead, 53 percent to 44 percent.

The most recent RealClearPolitics polling average gives Chambliss the lead by 5.5 points.

-J. Taylor Rushing