The Economy Is All Romney Has

By: Thursday June 21, 2012 2:38 pm

When asked about 10 different issues and traits by Pew Research, voters gave President Obama the edge over Mitt Romney in every category except one: the economy. From Pew: This is an incredible chart. Normally you would think lopsided numbers like this would point to a blowout for Obama, but fortunately for Romney the economy [...]

Michigan Was Turning Point for Romney Campaign

By: Monday April 23, 2012 1:26 pm

The real turning point in Mitt Romney’s effort to secure the Republican nomination appears to have been his victory in Michigan, according to analysis by Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism. After Romney’s tight victory in the Michigan primary on Feb. 28, news coverage about his candidacy became measurably more favorable and the [...]

The Remarkably Unlikable Mitt Romney

By: Wednesday April 11, 2012 1:45 pm

Another poll finds that Mitt Romney’s net favorability rating continues to tank at a remarkable rate. From Public Policy Polling’s new survey of North Carolina: The Republican nomination process has taken a huge toll on Romney’s image in North Carolina. In February of 2011 voters in the state were almost evenly divided on him with [...]

Romney’s Favorablity Continues to Erode

By: Wednesday March 14, 2012 11:29 am

The longer the Republican primary goes on the more the American public dislikes Mitt Romney as a person. Romney’s favorable rating has been falling steadily for months according to most polls. It has gotten so bad that a majority of the country now holds an unfavorable opinion of Romney. According to Pew Research 51% hold [...]

Santorum and Romney Effectively Tied in Most National Polls

By: Tuesday February 14, 2012 5:12 pm

Since Rick Santorum’s triple win last week the state of the Republican primary has changed dramatically. In the past 24 hours four major national polls have found Rick Santorum slightly leading or effectively tied with Mitt Romney. In addition the polls found Newt Gingrich’s support has falling significantly since his January peak. CNN/ORC International: Rick [...]

Public Uninformed About Politics, But Well Aware of Their Own Situation

By: Friday November 19, 2010 3:03 pm

Pew Research is out with a new poll demonstrating how politically uninformed and/or disinterested the general public is. The study found that slightly less than half of the adults living in this country could correctly identify that, in this last election, Republicans took control of the House but not the Senate. When the new Congress [...]

Bad News for Democrats: Pew Poll Shows Party Down 10 on Generic Ballot, Incumbents Unpopular

By: Thursday October 21, 2010 5:12 pm

The latest Pew Research poll of the midterm election is essentially all bad news for Democrats less than two weeks before the election. According to the poll, for the first time all year, Democrats now trail in the generic ballot question among registered voters, losing 42 percent  to 46 percent. Among “likely” voters, the GOP [...]

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