Posted Apr 24, 2014 at 8:35 AM by Maurice Berger
Surveys conducted by The New York Times suggest close US Senate races in three of four southern states:
Arkansas: Sen. Mark Pryor (D) 46%, Tom Cotton (R) 36%
Kentucky: Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) 44%, Alison Lundergran Grimes (D) 43%
Louisiana: Sen. Mary Landrieu (D) 42%, Bill Cassidy (R) 18%
North Carolina: Sen. Kay Hagan (D) 42%, Thom Tillis (R) 40%
Posted Apr 23, 2014 at 8:27 AM by Maurice Berger
A new pol by HuffPost/YouGov reports that 44% of Americans believe that poor people are poor largely because of a lack of opportunities, while only 30% said it's predominantly because of their individual failings
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at 9:04 AM by Maurice Berger
While a number of polls report a considerably closer race, a new survey byTexas Tech shows Republican Greg Abbott with a huge lead over potential DDemocratic challenger Wendy Davis in the race for governor, 54% to 25%
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at 8:16 AM by Maurice Berger
A new poll by Rasmussen in Kansas reports that incumbent Republican US Sen. Pat Roberts holds a significant lead over potential Democratic challenger Kathleen Sebelius, 54% to 37%.
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at 12:47 PM by Maurice Berger
A new survey Public Policy Polling in Texas reports that Republican Greg Abbott leads Democrat Wendy Davis in the race for governor by double-digits, 51% to 37%.
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at 8:29 AM by Maurice Berger
A new poll by Florida Insider of 120 of the state's "most plugged in politicos" finds that 74% think former GOP Gov. Jeb Bush will run for president in 2016 but just 32% think Sen. Marco Rubio will do so.
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at 9:50 PM by Maurice Berger
A new survey by Public Policy Polling in New Hampshire reports that incumbent Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen lead Republican challenger Scott Brown in the U.S. Senate race, 49% to 41%. Another survey by WMUR also shows Shaheen leading 45% to 39%.
Posted Apr 11, 2014 at 7:48 AM by Maurice Berger
A new SurveyUSA poll in North Carolina reports that Democratic US Sen. Kay Hagan now trails all five possible Republicans she might face in her re-election race this year. In this must win state for Democrats, are Hagan's numbers a red flag?
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at 8:55 AM by Maurice Berger
A new poll by Monmouth University/Asbury Park Press n New Jersey reports that 52% believe that the newly released internal probe into GOP Gov. Chris Christie's administration and the Bridgegate scandal was intended to "to help Chris Christie's reputation."
Posted Apr 09, 2014 at 9:21 AM by Maurice Berger
A new poll by Reason-Rupe reports that 75% of Americans think all politicians are "corrupted" by campaign donations and lobbyists.