Obama, Romney Neck and Neck in Key Swing States

By: Thursday November 10, 2011 11:20 am

In a general election matchup President Obama and Mitt Romney are running neck and neck in three of the largest swing states according to a new Quinnipiac poll. The poll found that Obama had a small lead in Ohio and Pennsylvania, while Romney leads in Florida. From Quinnipiac: FLORIDA: Obama 42 – Romney 45 OHIO: [...]

Romney and Cain Hold Top Spots; Perry’s Drop Continues

By: Wednesday October 12, 2011 3:59 pm

Two new national polls out today confirm that the top tier of the Republican primary is made up of just Mitt Romney and Herman Cain. The same polls also show Rick Perry continues to fall even farther behind in the race. A Reuters/Ipsos poll found Romney leads the field with 23 percent with Cain at [...]

Machinists Say A Vote for Trade Deals Could Trigger Primary Challenges

By: Monday October 10, 2011 1:03 pm

According to Matt McKinnon, the Legislative and Political Director for the International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers, members of Congress who vote in favor of the NAFTA-style free trade agreements this week could draw union-backed primary challenges in 2012.

Dems Will Win House, Lose Senate in 2012? Not Likely

By: Thursday March 17, 2011 7:30 pm

Today, Ezra Klein pointed out that on Intrade, people are betting Democrats have a decent chance of winning back the House but are unlikely to hold the Senate: I was tooling around InTrade last night and noticed that the betting markets are giving Democrats much better odds of retaking the House of Representatives in 2012 [...]

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