Archive for the ‘General’ Category

WV: Manchin Ahead in WV

Sunday, September 3rd, 2017

Republicans hoping to pick off a US Senate in West Virginia won’t like this new poll from Repass and Research America.

US SENATE – WEST VIRGINIA (Repass)
Joe Manchin (D-inc) 50%
Evan Jenkins (R) 40%

Joe Manchin (D-inc) 52%
Patrick Morrisey (R) 38%

This poll was done August 11-20 among 400 likely voters.

Moore Leads Strange By 2% in AL, Ward Leads Flake By 26% in AZ

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

Harper Polling has dumped out a new poll in the state of Alabama that seems to mirror another recent poll showing a tight race in the runoff election.

US SENATE – ALABAMA – GOP PRIMARY RUNOFF (Harper)
Roy Moore 47%
Luther Strange (inc) 45%

This poll was done August 24-26 among 600 likely primary voters. Meanwhile, another incumbent US Senator is not doing too well in Arizona where JMC Analytics is showing Jeff Flake trailing badly to Kelli Ward.

US SENATE – ARIZONA – GOP PRIMARY (JMC)
Kelli Ward 47%
Jeff Flake (inc) 21%
Nicholas Tutora 3%

This poll was done August 26-27 among 500 likely voters.

NV: Heller Trails By 8% in Primary Race

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

JMC Analytics have put out a primary poll for the US Senate race in Nevada and it shows another Republican incumbent US Senator might be on his way out during the primary.

US SENATE – NEVADA – GOP PRIMARY (JMC)
Danny Tarkanian 39%
Dean Heller (inc) 31%

This poll was done August 24-25 among likely primary voters.

AL: Strange Within 4% Of Moore

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

And here we start with the wild swings in polls in Alabama. A new poll that has come through Mitch McConnell’s Super PAC done by a pollster named Jan van Lohuizen has Luther Strange within 4% of Roy Moore.

US SENATE – ALABAMA – GOP PRIMARY RUNOFF (JvL)
Roy Moore 45%
Luther Strange (inc) 41%

This poll was done August 21-23 among likely voters. Since it did come through Mitch McConnell and McConnell is openly supporting Luther Strange, you do need to take that into account.

AL: Second Poll Shows Moore Over 50% in Runoff

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

We have a second runoff poll out for the race in Alabama and this new poll from Opinion Savvy gives us almost identical results we saw earlier this week that has Roy Moore with a solid lead over the incumbent Luther Strange.

US SENATE – ALABAMA – GOP PRIMARY RUNOFF (OS)
Roy Moore 50%
Luther Strange (inc) 32%

This poll was done August 22nd among 494 likely voters.

Trump Trails Gaggle Of Democrats in 2020

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Public Policy Polling has a new poll out and in it, we get some 2020 General Election matchups.

PRESIDENT – NATIONAL (PPP)
Bernie Sanders (D) 51%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 38%

Joe Biden (D) 51%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 39%

Elizabeth Warren (D) 45%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 40%

Mark Cuban (D) 42%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 38%

Cory Booker (D) 42%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 39%

Richard Blumenthal (D) 42%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 39%

John Delaney (D) 38%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 38%

Kamala Harris (D) 39%
Donald Trump (R-inc) 39%

This poll was done August 18-21 among 887 registered voters. I guess if you a re a Trump fan and want the positive headline, you could state Trump tied with only declared Democratic candidate”, although being tied with a candidate that I would

VA: Northam Leads Gillespie By 7% in VA

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Roanoke College has released a new poll in the gubernatorial race in Virginia and it has Democrat Ralph Northam with a 75 lead over Republican Ed Gillespie.

GOVERNOR – VIRGINIA (Roanoke)
Ralph Northam (D) 43%
Ed Gillespie (R) 36%
Cliff Hyra (L) 4%

This poll was done August 12-19 among likely voters.

Moore Dominating Strange in AL Runoff

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

The first post-primary runoff poll is out in Alabama and it shows Roy Moore with nearly a 20% lead over the incumbent Luther Strange. The latest numbers from JMC Analytics.

US SENATE – ALABAMA – GOP PRIMARY RUNOFF (JMC Analytics)
Roy Moore 51%
Luther Strange (inc) 32%

This poll was done August 17-19 among 515 likely voters.

Alabama Election Night Thread

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Democrats and Republicans will start the process of selecting who will they will ultimately put up to finish the remainder of the term for the current sitting US Senator Luther Strange.

Top two in each party make it to the runoff election to be held on September 26th and a General Election on December 12th.

The results from the Associated Press can be found here.

Polls close at 8pm.

AL: Moore Leads In One Poll, Strange Leads in Another

Monday, August 14th, 2017

We are getting some final polls for the US Senate primary race in Alabama and they are giving us somewhat conflicting numbers for the top two although the order really does not matter until a runoff since it involves the same two people. Trafalgar Group is currently showing Roy Moore with a huge double-digit lead.

US SENATE – ALABAMA – GOP PRIMARY (Trafalgar)
Roy Moore 38%
Luther Strange (inc) 24%
Mo Brooks 17%
Everyone Else 6% or less

This poll was done August 12-13 among 870 likely voters. Meanwhile, Emerson College has the incumbent Luther Strange in the lead.

US SENATE – ALABAMA – GOP PRIMARY (Emerson)
Luther Strange (inc) 32%
Roy Moore 29%
Mo Brooks 15%
Trip Pittman 10%
Everyone Else 1% or less

This poll was done August 10-12 among 603 likely voters.