Ron Paul and the Future of the GOP

By: Thursday January 12, 2012 3:36 pm

Ron Paul may not be on a path to winning the Republican party’s presidential nominee but the strength of his campaign is making a serious statement about American politics and the potential future of the Republican Party. By getting 21.4 percent in Iowa and 22.9 percent in New Hampshire, Paul is showing that his anti-foreign [...]

Santorum Gaining in New Hampshire but Romney Still Dominates

By: Friday January 6, 2012 11:32 am

Now that we have the first set of entirely post-Iowa polling numbers in New Hampshire we can see that Rick Santorum’s extremely close second place finish in the caucuses gave him a big bump in support. According to the Suffolk University/7News tracking poll he went from just 3 percent support before Iowa to 11 percent [...]

Michele Bachmann Gives Up

By: Wednesday January 4, 2012 1:53 pm

After a rather disastrous 6th place finish in Iowa, Michele Bachmann today decided to suspend her campaign for the Republican party’s presidential nomination. While Bachmann didn’t endorse anyone today, her dropping out of the race will likely be mildly good news for Rick Santorum. According to the entrance polling in Iowa, Bachmann did best with [...]

Romney Has Little to Fear from Santorum

By: Friday December 30, 2011 1:59 pm

Rick Santorum has managed to gain some traction in Iowa and move up to barely third place. While it is theoretically possible Santorum’s late advance might allow him to beat expectations in the Iowa caucuses, from a long term perspective Mitt Romney has little to fear even in the unlikely event of a big Santorum [...]

Romney and Paul Continue to Lead in Iowa

By: Friday December 30, 2011 10:33 am

Another day means another new poll of the Iowa caucuses and it is more good news for Mitt Romney. According to the Marist/NBC poll Mitt Romney leads in the state followed by Ron Paul in a close second. From Marist: Here is how the contest stands among likely Republican caucus-goers including those who are undecided [...]

Iowa Looking Very Good for Romney

By: Thursday December 29, 2011 3:06 pm

With less than a week until the Iowa Caucuses, things are looking for good for Mitt Romney. The recent polls find him leading in the state or coming in a close second behind Ron Paul. Either would be a positive outcome for the Romney campaign. Obviously if Romney wins Iowa that would clearly be a [...]

Ron Paul and Mitt Romney Lead in Iowa

By: Thursday December 29, 2011 10:55 am

Depending on which polling firm you ask, the leader in Iowa with only days until the caucus is either Ron Paul or Mitt Romney. According to CNN/ORC poll Romney is in first place followed by Paul. From the CNN/ORC poll results Mitt Romney……… 25% Ron Paul………….. 22% Rick Santorum…… 16% Newt Gingrich……. 14% Rick Perry…………. [...]

February Could Be Romney’s Firewall

By: Friday December 9, 2011 1:10 pm

According to current polling, January is shaping up to be a tough month for Mitt Romney. There are four contests in January: Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina, and Florida. Romney currently leads only in New Hampshire, while Newt Gingrich has a double digit lead in the other three states. But the Republican primary calendar in [...]

Everything is Coming Up Gingrich

By: Wednesday December 7, 2011 1:27 pm

As unbelievable as it may have seemed only a few months ago, Newt Gingrich is now dominating the Republican presidential primary. It is not just that Gingrich is doing very well in the national horse race polling; at almost every level important indicators are looking very good for the Gingrich campaign. Gingrich currently has an [...]

Gingrich Surges to GOP Top in National Poll

By: Tuesday December 6, 2011 2:00 pm

Newt Gingrich is experiencing an incredible national surge according to Gallup’s polling. Gingrich has gone from being effectively tied with Mitt Romney for first place last month to now holding a 15 point lead over the rest of the field. From Gallup: Not only does Gingrich hold a substantial lead in the horse race, he [...]

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