Tag: rasmussen

Rasmussen: McAuliffe opens 17-point lead in Virginia governor’s race

A new Rasmussen Reports survey of Virginia voters has Democrat Terry McAuliffe with a commanding 17-point lead over Republican Ken Cuccinelli in the Virginia governor’s race.


Poll as control measure

Rasmussen was out with a new updated survey of Virginia voters yesterday, and given the strategy shift from the Creigh Deeds campaign the numbers could be our last best indication of the status quo before the shift.


Virginia: Obama up 10, according to Rasmussen

Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net The latest Virginia data from Republican pollster Scott Rasmussen has Democrat Barack Obama with a solid 10-point lead over GOP nominee John McCain. The Rasmussen poll has Obama at 54 percent in Virginia to 44 percent for John McCain. The same poll has Democrat Mark Warner leading Republican Jim Gilmore […]


White House ’08: Obama strengthens lead in polls

Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Barack Obama has a seven-point lead over John McCain in both the Gallup and Rasmussen Reports daily-tracking polls released today. The lead for Obama in the Gallup track is 49 percent to 42 percent. Rasmussen gauged the Obama lead at 51 percent to 44 percent. A scan of the leading […]


White House ’08: Obama holds steady lead in polls

Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Barack Obama holds a steady six-point lead in the daily tracking polls of Gallup and Rasmussen Reports, and the state numbers are looking good for the Democrat as well. Obama has a three-point lead in the Sunshine State according to Public Policy Polling. The PPP poll has Obama ahead among […]


A solid lead for Obama, or a nailbiter?

Analysis by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net OK, so which one is it? On the one hand, we’re being told by Rasmussen that Obama’s lead has narrowed from six points a few days ago to either two points when including leaners or one point when looking just at direct preferences stated by registered voters in its daily […]


Race narrowing at top, but Obama surging in key states

Analysis by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Once again, the macro numbers have it looking like the race between Barack Obama and John McCain is tightening up, while the micro numbers have it looking like the numbers are working toward a solid Obama margin.