Tag Archive for Polls

Polls: Obama leads against McCain and Clinton

Bill Schneider at CNN reports: Three national polls of Democrats show Sen. Barack Obama is the front-runner for the nomination. New national polls show Sen. Barack Obama trumping Sen. John McCain in November. There’s growing evidence that Obama is seen as more electable than Sen. Hillary Clinton. If you average the “poll of polls” —…

President Bush’s Approval Rating is 19 percent

Jimmy Carter’s 21 percent in the late 1970s was the lowest approval rating for a sitting president ever until today.  A new survey by the American Research Group puts President George W. Bush’s approval rating at 19 percent. A full 78 percent of Americans feel the economy is in bad shape and on the economy…

I’m fighting Obamaphilia

Cross posted at The Daily Kos Yes, I’m fighting it, not outwardly, but the inner struggle is what I am referring to. I’m fighting Obamaphilia… What the Cult of Obama doesn’t realize is that he’s a politician. Not a brave one taking risky positions like Ron Paul or Dennis Kucinich, but a mainstream one. He…

Americans Trust Democrats More: ABC-Washington Post Poll

On the eve of our “national primary,” a new ABC News/Washington Post poll finds Democrats lead Republicans in every category that matters:  * The economy: Dems led Republicans, 52% to 33% * Immigration: Dems led Republicans, 40% to 37% * Iraq: Dems led Republicans, 48% to 34% * The budget deficit: Dems led Republicans, 52%…

What was it I called it yesterday? Obama-mentum!

National Super Tuesday poll shows dramatic Democratic shift From Paul Steinhauser CNN WASHINGTON (CNN) — Democratic Sen. Hillary Clinton is losing ground to Sen. Barack Obama in a national CNN/Opinion Research Corp. poll released on the eve of critical Super Tuesday presidential primaries and caucuses. The two are virtually tied in Monday’s survey, which shows…

Obama-mentum!

Momentum (noun) - an impelling force or strength; “Senator Obama’s momentum carried his campaign to a lead in the polls.”  The Latest Rasmussen California Poll Election 2008: California Democratic Presidential Primary California: Obama 45% Clinton 44% In California’s Democratic Presidential Primary, Barack Obama now holds a statistically insignificant one-point lead over Hillary Clinton. The latest Rasmussen Reports…

BREAKING: Field poll shows huge gains by Obama in CA

The San Francisco Chronicle is reporting on the latest Field Poll for California: A startling surge of support for Barack Obama has catapulted the Illinois senator into a virtual tie with Hillary Rodham Clinton in California’s Democratic presidential primary, a Field Poll released Saturday shows. Clinton, a longtime California favorite, saw her once-commanding lead slip…