Mixed News for Democrats in the Senate Races

By: Thursday May 24, 2012 10:17 am

A flood of new Senate polling holds mixed news for Democrats as they try to retain control despite a very unfriendly map. The good news: Ohio and Virginia. In Ohio Incumbent Democrat Sherrod Brown holds a huge lead and is currently polling over 50 percent. That is about as good as one could hope a [...]

Holding on to the Senate Is Looking More Possible for Democrats

By: Wednesday February 15, 2012 3:01 pm

The Senate map for 2012 is just inherently awful for Democrats. They have to defend incumbents in 23 states, while the Republicans only need to defend 10. Even if there is a relatively strong national Democratic turnout in 2012, the party will likely still have a net loss of Senate seats. With that factored in, [...]

OH-Sen: Brown’s Re-election Prospects Improve Substantially

By: Wednesday March 16, 2011 3:49 pm

In the last few months Sen. Sherrod Brown’s (D) re-election prospects in Ohio have improved significantly according to new polling from PPP. There’s been a fundamental shift in the Ohio political landscape over the last three months and it looks like the biggest beneficiary of that could be Sherrod Brown. When PPP polled Ohio in [...]

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