For the first time in his presidency a plurality of the American people think they are better off now than when President Obama took over. According to a new Bloomberg poll: “It’s starting to get better,” says survey respondent Kelsey Simeon, 21, a mechanical-engineering student at California State University, Sacramento, in a follow-up interview. “Strip [...]
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday November 15, 2011 12:40 pm|
There is now a near perfectly even four way split between Herman Cain, Ron Paul, Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich in the Republican Iowa Caucus, according to the most recent Bloomberg poll taken by Selzer & Co. From Bloomberg: A Bloomberg News poll shows Cain at 20 percent, Paul at 19 percent, Romney at 18 [...]
|By: Jon Walker Thursday September 15, 2011 2:41 pm|
With a bad economy and extreme gridlock in Washington, the American electorate is very unhappy with our federal government. The voters are more inclined to blame the Republicans for the problems in Washington instead of the Democrats. From Bloomberg: Most unhappy Americans blame Republicans for the problems in Washington. The survey shows that 39 percent [...]
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday August 23, 2011 11:47 am|
Another day and another bad economic indicator. New home sales in July hit a five month low.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday June 23, 2011 10:36 am|
More proof that the Republican plan put forward by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) to privatize Medicare is a massive political liability. Another poll, this time from Bloomberg, finds that the American people think it would make seniors worse off.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday December 9, 2010 12:20 pm|
This is a pretty scary number for any White House political operative. According to a new Bloomberg news poll, over half of Americans think they are worse off now than when Obama took office. From Bloomberg: The survey, conducted Dec. 4-7, finds that 51 percent of respondents think their situation has deteriorated, compared with 35 [...]