Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Braley leads Ernst By 1% in IA

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

This morning, we have a new poll from Gravis Marketing for the races in Iowa and it shows Bruce Braley with a one-point lead over Joni Ernst.

US SENATE – IOWA (Gravis)
Bruce Braley (D) 44%
Joni Ernst (R) 43%

GOVERNOR – IOWA (Gravis)
Terry Branstad (R-inc) 50%
Jack Hatch (D) 42%

This poll was done July 17-18 among 1179 likely voters.

Daines Leads Walsh By 7% in MT

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Public Policy Polling continues their Democratic-leaning polls of late with the claim that Steve Daines lead over Jon Walsh is down to a mere 7% in the state of Montana.

US SENATE – MONTANA (PPP)
Steve Daines (R) 46%
John Walsh (D-inc) 39%

This poll was done July 17-18 among 574 registered voters.

Cuomo Dominates in NY

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Yawn, Andrew Cuomo dominates in New York according to Siena College.

GOVERNOR – NEW YORK (Siena)
Andrew Cuomo (D-inc) 60%
Rob Astorino (R) 23%

This poll was done July 13-16 among 774 likely voters. Happy Monday and the start of a brand new week….

Polls From OK and NY-18

Sunday, July 20th, 2014

This weekend, Rasmussen Reports gave us polls from the great state of Oklahoma and it shows Jim Inhofe dominating the race for US Senate, but Mary Fallin below 50% in the race for Governor.

US SENATE – OKLAHOMA (Rasmussen)
Jim Inhofe (R-inc) 58%
Matt Silverstein (D) 27%

GOVERNOR – OKLAHOMA (Rasmussen)
Mary Fallin (R-inc) 45%
Joe Dorman (D) 40%

These polls were done July 15-16 among 750 likely voters. We also have a poll from Gravis Marketing (thanks Michael for the link) showing Republicans ahead in a US House race New York giving them a potential pickup opportunity.

US HOUSE – NEW YORK CD18 (Gravis)
Nan Hayworth (R) 44%
Sean Maloney (D-inc) 40%

This poll was done July 17-19 among 523 registered voters.

Weekend Open Thread

Saturday, July 19th, 2014

How about a clean slate for the rest of Saturday night and Sunday. I was hoping we would see more final polling for the runoff election on Tuesday in Georgia by now.

Kingston Leads By 5%, Carter Leads By 8% in GA

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Catching up from earlier today, we have the Presidential numbers and a look ahead to 2015 in the state of Mississippi

PRESIDENT – MISSISSIPPI (PPP)
Chris Christie (R) 45%
Hillary (D) 42%

Jeb Bush (R) 47%
Hillary (D) 42%

Mike Huckabee (R) 49%
Hillary (D) 42%

Hillary (D) 44%
Ted Cruz (R) 44%

Rand Paul (R) 45%
Hillary (D) 43%

GOVERNOR 2015 – MISSISSIPPI (PPP)
Phil Bryant (R) 44%
Jim Hood (D) 33%

Phil Bryant (R) 49%
Brandon Presley (D) 26%

This poll was done July 10-13 among 691 registered voters. Insider Advantage put out a poll for next week’s US Senate runoff in Georgia and it shows Jack Kingston holding a 5% lead over David Perdue.

US SENATE – GEORGIA – GOP RUNOFF (IA)
Jack Kingston 46%
David Perdue (R) 41%

This poll was done July 15-16 among 696 likely voters Meanwhile in the other main race in Georgia, Landmark Communications claims Jason Carter has an 8% lead over Jason Carter in the race for Governor.

GOVERNOR – GEORGIA (Landmark)
Jason Carter (D) 49%
Nathan Deal (R-inc) 41%
Andrew Hunt (L) 4%

This poll was done July 15th.

Second Poll Shows Gardner Leading Udall in CO

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

The tiebreaker poll for Colorado is in from Quinnipiac University and the results show Marist College appears to be on a different planet when it comes to polling the state of Colorado.

US SENATE – COLORADO (Quinnipiac)
Cory Gardner (R) 44%
Mark Udall (D-inc) 42%

PRESIDENT – COLORADO (Quinnipiac)
Rand Paul (R) 46%
Hillary (D) 43%

Hillary (D) 42%
Chris Christie (R) 40%

Hillary (D) 44%
Jeb Bush (R) 40%

Hillary (D) 44%
Mike Huckabee (R) 41%

This poll was done July 10-14 among 1147 registered voters.

Gardner Leads Udall By 4% in CO

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

The polls in Colorado appear to be all over the place this week as we have a third polling organization releasing a new poll for the state of Colorado. Gravis Marketing contradicts what Marist College said yesterday and shows Cory Gardner with a 4% lead over Mark Udall.

US SENATE – COLORADO (Gravis)
Cory Gardner (R) 47%
Mark Udall (D-inc) 43%
Gaylon Kent (L) 6%

GOVERNOR – COLORADO (Gravis)
John Hickenlooper (D-inc) 49%
Bob Beauprez (R) 43%
Matt Hess (L) 6%

This poll was done July 8-10 among 1106 registered voters. I guess Quinnipiac University will be the tie breaker whenever they release their numbers for the US Senate safe (hopefully tomorrow).

Snyder Leads By 8% in MI, Ernst/Braley Tied in IA, Beauprez Leads Hickenlooper in CO

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Great news from last night as the Orioles will now have home-field advantage for the World Series later this year….

We had a second poll yesterday for the races in Michigan that show results a little more favorable for Republican Marist College did (are you surprised?). This poll came from Denno Research and Vanguard Public Affairs.

GOVERNOR – MICHIGAN (Denno)
Rick Snyder (R-inc) 43%
Mark Schauer (D) 35%

US SENATE – MICHIGAN (Denno)
Gary Peters (D) 40%
Terri Lynn Land (R) 37%

This poll was done July 9-11 among 600 likely voters. We have more from Marist College this morning, this time for the states of Iowa and New Hampshire.

US SENATE – NEW HAMPSHIRE (Marist)
Jeanne Shaheen (D-inc) 50%
Scott Brown (R) 42%

GOVERNOR – IOWA (Marist)
Terry Branstad (R-inc) 53%
Jack Hatch (D) 38%

US SENATE – IOWA (Marist)
Joni Ernst (R) 43%
Bruce Braley (D) 435

Both of these polls were done July 7-13 among registered voters. Finally from Colorado, a new poll from Quinnipiac University shows Bob Beauprez has now taken the lead over sitting Democratic Governor John Hickenlooper.

GOVERNOR – COLORADO (Quinnipiac)
Bob Beauprez (R) 44%
John Hickenlooper (D-inc) 43%

no US Senate poll yet, but this result would seem to suggest a much closer race than Marist tried to claim yesterday. This poll was done July 10-14 among 1147 registered voters.

Cochran Leads By 16% in MS

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

The latest numbers from Public Policy Polling show Republicans dodged a bullet when they nominated Thad Cochran in Mississippi. If McDaniel won, he would start off by trailing the Democratic nominee.

US SENATE – MISSISSIPPI (PPP)
Thad Cochran (R-inc) 40%
Travis Childers (D) 24%
Shawn O’Hara (Ref) 5%

Travis Childers (D) 37%
Chris McDaniel (R) 36%
Shawn O’Hara (Ref) 4%

This poll was done July 10-13 among 691 registered voters.