The latest Kentucky poll from CNN/ORC found Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) with a modest four-point lead over his Democratic opponent Alison Lundergan Grimes. If the election were held today McConnell would get 50 percent of likely voters and Grimes would come in at 46 percent. One of Grimes’ biggest problems remains how deeply unpopular the [...]
|By: Jon Walker Thursday September 4, 2014 11:48 am|
|By: Jon Walker Monday July 28, 2014 9:45 am|
President Obama’s job approval rating has been negative for months and it has gotten so bad a majority of voters now wish he lost his re-election. If the Presidential election was held again today 53 percent of voters say they would back Mitt Romney while only 44 percent would vote for Barack Obama according to [...]
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday December 10, 2013 10:33 am|
No one probably has a better sense of Rand Paul’s future political plans than his father and Ron Paul is fairly convincde his son is going to run for President.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday November 26, 2013 10:03 am|
This might be one of the quickest and biggest reversals in generic ballot polling. Republicans now have a two point advantage over Democrats in the 2014 Congressional elections. A new CNN/ORC poll found that 49 percent of registered voters would support the Republican candidate in their district while only 47 percent would support the Democrat. [...]
|By: Jon Walker Monday October 21, 2013 11:11 am|
More signs the government shutdown has done real political damage to Republicans. The new CNN/ORC poll found 54 percent of Americans think it is a bad thing Republicans control the House of Representatives.
|By: Jon Walker Monday September 30, 2013 11:47 am|
According to a New CNN/ORC poll, a plurality of Americans would blame Republicans in congress. It found 46 percent would blame the GOP, 36 percent say President Obama would be mostly responsible and another 13 percent would blame both sides equally.
|By: Jon Walker Friday August 16, 2013 1:56 pm|
At their summer meeting the Republican National Committee unanimously passed a resolution to prevent CNN or NBC from holding any Republican Presidential primary debates unless they canceled their planned Hillary Clinton biographies. From the official resolution: RESOLVED, that the Republican National Committee calls on CNN and NBC to cancel the airing of these political ads [...]
|By: Jon Walker Monday October 29, 2012 2:16 pm|
Most of the focus on been on Ohio, but Florida remains equally important to Mitt Romney path to 270. Without taking Florida there is almost no plausible way for Romney to win the White House, but recent polling of the state remains incredibly close. PPP has Obama up by one while CNN has Romney with [...]
|By: Jon Walker Monday October 29, 2012 9:36 am|
The polls show President Obama is dominating with the early vote. According to PPP over a third of the vote has already been cast in Ohio and among those people Obama is leading 63 percent to 36 percent. The Obama ground game has managed to bank an impressive amount of their vote already. This is going to be a very difficult build in advantage for the Romney team to overcome.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday October 23, 2012 10:12 am|
Obama currently holds a small lead in the swing state polls so any performance that was merely strong enough to prevent further slippage in the polls is a political victory for the Obama team. This debate was probably Romney’s last real chance to make big gains against Obama and he didn’t seem to capitalize on it.