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Election Night Thread – Montana

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

I would say this might be one of those races that would benefit Republicans in the long term if their candidate goes down, but Republicans nominated Donald Trump for President and thinking long term doesn’t seem to matter much anymore for Republicans….

Polls close at 10pm….

Gianforte Leads By 14% in MT

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Gravis Marketing has come out with a new poll for the Special Election in Ontana and it shows Republicans might be able to hold onto this seat if this poll is to be believed.

US HOUSE – MONTANA – CD-AL SPECIAL (Gravis)
Greg Gianforte (R) 49%
Rob Quist (D) 35%
Mark Wicks (L) 8%

This poll was done May 22nd among 818 likely voters.

Ossoff Opens Up 7% Lead in GA-6

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Democrat Ossoff might be on his way to taking a Republican-held seat if a new poll from Survey USA in Georgia is to be believed.

US HOUSE – GEORGIA – CD6 RUNOFF (Survey USA)
Jon Ossoff (D) 51%
Karen Handel (R) 44%

This poll was done September May 16-20 among 549 likely voters.

Dems Dominate Gillepsie in VA

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

We have the General Election numbers from The Washington Post and George Mason showing Democrats in prime position to maintain the gubernatorial seat in Virginia later this year.

GOVERNOR – VIRGINIA (WaPo/GMU)
Ralph Northam (D) 49%
Ed Gillespie (R) 38%

Tom Perriello (D) 50%
Ed Gillepsie (R) 37%

This poll was done May 9-14 among 1395 registered voters.

Gillespie Leads GOP in VA, Trump Trails Dems in 2020

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

We have a new poll for the Virginia Republican primary race for Governor from The Washington Post and George Mason University Schar School that has Ed Gillespie still doubling his nearest opponent.

GOVERNOR – VIRGINIA – GOP PRIMARY (WaPo/Schar)
Ed Gillespie 38%
Corey Stewart 18%
Frank Wagner 15%

It is still disturbing that 18% of the Republican Party supports someone like Stewart, but on the bright side, he might actually finish in third place. This poll was done May 9-14 among likely primary voters. Meanwhile, Public Policy Polling is out with a new poll looking ahead to 2020 and it shows Donald Trump starts out trailing a slew of potential opponents.

PRESIDENT – NATIONAL (PPP)
Joe Biden (D) 54%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 40%

Cory Booker (D) 46%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 39%

Al Franken (D) 46%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 38%

Bernie Sanders (D) 52%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 39%

Elizabeth Warren (D) 49%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 39%

Dwyane The Rock Johnson (D) 42%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 37%

This poll was done May 12-14 among 692 registered voters.

Ossoff Leads Handel By 2% in GA

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

We have a new poll from Gravis Marketing today showing Democrat Jon Ossoff up by 2% on Republican Karen Handel in the Special Election in Georgia.

US HOUSE – GEORGIA – CD6 RUNOFF (Gravis)
Jon Ossoff (D) 47%
Karen Handel (R) 45%

This poll was done May 8-10 among 870 likely voters.

Handel Takes Lead in GA-6

Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Landmark Communications and WSB-TV have put out a new poll showing Karen Handel has taken a new lead over Jon Ossoff in the Special Elections in Georgia.

US HOUSE – GEORGIA – CD6 RUNOFF (WSB/Landmark)
Karen Handel (R) 49%
Jon Ossoff (D) 47%

This poll was done May 3-4 among 611 likely voters.

Murphy Dominates Guadango in NJ

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Yesterday Quinnipiac University released a poll for the state of New Jersey showing the chances of Republicans holding the gubernatorial mansion after Chris Christie are pretty slim.

GOVERNOR – NEW JERSEY (Quinnipiac)
Phil Murphy (D) 50%
Kim Guadango (R) 25%

Phil Murphy (D) 41%
Kim Guadango (R) 24%
Joe Piscopo (I) 14%

This poll was done April 26-May 1 among 1209 registered voters.

Ossoff Stuck At 48% in GA-6

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

It appears Democrat Jon Ossoff is making absolutely no headway in getting over 50% in the 6th Congressional District in Georgia according to a new poll from Anzalone Liszt Grove Research.

US HOUSE – GEORGIA – CD6
Jon Ossoff (D) 48%
Karen Handel (R) 47%

This poll was done April 23-26 among 590 likely voters. What has to be scary for Democrats is this pollster is a left-leaning company who, according to the article, worked for both Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton.

Open Thread Friday Night!

Friday, April 28th, 2017

It’s about time for one….