Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Arkansas, and Oregon Primary Thread – Part 2

By: Tuesday May 18, 2010 8:01 pm

Tonight is a primary night with elections in Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Arkansas and Oregon. The big races are the contested Senate primaries in KY, PA and AR, and the special election in PA-12 Congressional district to replace Democrat John Murtha. David Dayen has a primer on the races to watch this evening and so does Swing [...]

Polls Show Real Democrats to Be More Electable

By: Friday May 14, 2010 1:25 pm

On Tuesday, May 18, there are three highly contested Democratic primaries for US Senate seats: Pennsylvania, Kentucky and Arkansas. In each race, the more left-leaning Democratic candidate is currently polling as the most electable. In Kentucky, Jack Conway, not a raging progressive but at least a supporter of much of the Democratic platform leads his [...]

KY Sen: Rand Paul Surges; Dead Heat Dems Trade Ethics Charges

By: Friday May 14, 2010 7:59 am

Rand Paul has surged from a long-shot insurgent candidate to dominate the polls just days before the May 18 primary. According to a SurveyUSA poll, Paul has a 16-point lead over Trey Grayson (Paul 49 – Grayson 33). Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is strongly backing Grayson, but being the party establishment’s favorite is not [...]

KY Sen: Rand Paul Maintains Strong Lead in GOP Primary, Conway Surges with Dems

By: Tuesday April 13, 2010 11:06 am

Rand Paul is in a dominate position in the Republican primary for the open Kentucky Senate seat (currently held by the retiring Jim Bunning) according to a new SurveyUSA poll. Paul leads his closest primary opponent, Secretary of State Trey Grayson, by 15 points. Paul has the support of 45% of likely Republican primary voters [...]

Kentucky Senate Race Looking to Be a Rand Paul-Dan Mongiardo Matchup

By: Monday March 8, 2010 11:46 am

A new Courier-Journal Bluegrass/WHAS-TV poll of the Kentucky Senate race conducted by SurveyUSA shows that the likely general election matchup will between Democrat Dan Mongiardo and Republican Rand Paul. In the Democratic primary, Dan Mongiardo has a strong lead over his Democratic challengers. Forty-five percent of likely Democratic primary voters selected Mongiardo, while Jack Conway, [...]

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