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The latest Political Polls and Politisite Polling Reports

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CNN Poll: LA Senate Cassidy (R) up 3 over Landrieu (D)

As Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu defends her U.S. Senate seat in Louisiana, a new CNN/ORC International poll indicates the third-term incumbent carries a slim advantage over her closest GOP rival in the general election this November. But this is Louisiana, and the election system can be complicated. There are nine candidates — Republicans, Democrats, and a Libertarian — on the ballot this November, and if no candidate crosses the 50% […]

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Iowa Senate: Ernst (R) up 6 Points over Braley (D)

The ground under Bruce Braley has shifted. Latest Political Poll Average Iowa Senate Race: The Republican Joni Ernst is leading by +3 The Democratic U.S. Senate candidate is 6 points behind his GOP rival, Joni Ernst, according to The Des Moines Register’s new Iowa Poll of likely voters. Ernst leads 44 percent to 38 percent in a race that has for months been considered deadlocked. She leads nearly 4-1 with […]

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Colorado: Udall (D) trails Gardner (R) in latest Senate Poll

September 18, 2014 – GOP Challenger Leads Udall In Colorado Senate Race, Quinnipiac University Poll Finds; More Than One-Third Are Voting Against Obama PDF format Colorado U.S. Sen. Mark Udall trails U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner, his Republican challenger, 48 – 40 percent among likely voters, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today. Independent candidate Steve Shogan gets 8 percent. With Shogan out of the race, Rep. Gardner leads 52 […]

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Senate Ratings Changes: North Carolina, New Hampshire, Minnesota

Another week is down the drain in the race for the Senate, and while our overall outlook is unchanged — a five to eight seat gain for the GOP — some of our ratings are in need of adjustments. One of these comes as a surprise, as Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC) is proving to be quite resilient. Several Democrats privately expressed to us earlier this year their pessimism about Hagan’s […]

Democratic, Republican Party Favorable Ratings Now Similar

Democratic, Republican Party Favorable Ratings Now Similar

PRINCETON, NJ — Americans’ views of the Democratic and Republican parties are now similar, mainly because of their more positive ratings of the GOP. Since bottoming out at 28% last fall during the government shutdown, Americans’ opinions of the Republican Party have grown more positive and are nearly back to pre-shutdown levels. Over the same time period, ratings of the Democratic Party have generally held steady. Americans view both parties […]