FDL’s Hot House: (10/29 Update) 105 Congressional Races to Watch

By: Friday October 29, 2010 5:24 pm

The number of contests close enough to watch continues to grow daily. As a result, I’m adding RI-01 because new polling shows the race effectively tied. RI-01: (Open, currently held by Democrats) (Update 10/29: The NBC 10-Quest Research poll has Democrat David Cicilline at 42 percent, Republican John Loughlin at 40 percent.) There are also [...]

FDL’s Hot House: (10/27 Update) 102 Congressional Races to Watch

By: Wednesday October 27, 2010 4:41 pm

There are several updates today thanks mainly to a new round of polling from The Hill newspaper. At the beginning of the week, I wrote of how remarkably competitive so many of these races remained so close to election day, and how many would break one way or another depending on the atmosphere this last week. With that in mind, the news is not good for Democrats.

NY Sen: Three Polls Paint Wildly Different Pictures for Gilibrand

By: Thursday September 23, 2010 5:19 pm

It is rare in politics that you find three different polls from three different, respected pollsters, all released about the same time, with very divergent results–but that is what happened in the Special New York Senate race. SurveyUSA (9/20-21) Kristen Gillibrand (D) 45 Joe DioGuardi (R) 44 Other 8 Undecided 4 Quinnipiac (9/16-20) Kristen Gillibrand [...]

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