Tag: Quinnipiac University

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Poll: Obama popularity in Virginia at all-time high

A new Quinnipiac University poll of Virginia voters has President Barack Obama at his highest approval in the Old Dominion ever.

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Poll: Northam leads GOP field in 2017 matchups

Democrat Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam has leads on each of the four 2017 Republican governor contenders, according to a new poll from Quinnipiac University.


Poll: Virginia voters approve of McAuliffe, Warner, Kaine

New polling data from Quinnipiac University shows Virginia voters feel good about the jobs being done by Gov. Terry McAuliffe and U.S. Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine.

Poll: Virginia split on proposed removal of Confederate flag from license plates

Virginia voters are split on a proposal backed by Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Attorney General Mark Herring to remove the Confederate flag from specialty license plates.


Poll: Virginia split on gay marriage, business, religious objections

Virginia voters, by a slim margin, support gay marriage and the Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage nationwide, but there is a divide on how whether businesses should be allowed to refuse service to gays and lesbians.


Poll: Increasing support in Virginia for medical marijuana, gay marriage

Virginia voters support medical marijuana by an overwhelming 84 – 13 percent, but support for recreational marijuana is divided, with a large generation gap and a smaller gender gap, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today.

Poll: Mark Warner, Hillary Clinton fare well with Virginia voters

Virginia, considered a swing state, is swinging blue for U.S. Sen. Mark Warner in his reelection drive this year and for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton if she runs for the White House in 2016, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today.

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Poll: Virginia voters give McAuliffe OK grade, support minimum wage hike

Virginia voters say 57-32 percent that they are optimistic about the next four years with their new governor, Terry McAuliffe, and give him a cautious 44-29 percent approval rating, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today.

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Quinnipiac: Terry McAuliffe with six-point lead in Virginia governor race

The final Quinnipiac University poll of the 2013 election season has Democrat Terry McAuliffe with a six-point lead over Republican Ken Cuccinelli in the Virginia governor race. McAuliffe gets 46 percent in the latest poll, with Cuccinelli at 40 percent and Libertarian Robert Sarvis at 8 percent.


Is Quinnipiac fudging the numbers on closer governor’s race?

Is Quinnipiac fudging the numbers on closer governor’s race? A new Quinnipiac poll has Democrat Terry McAuliffe’s lead over Republican Ken Cuccinelli at four points, even as other recent polls have had McAuliffe leading the race by double digits. A look at the poll’s internals might give an indication to the diverging trends.

Quinnipiac: McAuliffe leads governor’s race by seven

A new Quinnipiac University poll has the Virginia governor’s race basically where it was two weeks ago. Democrat Terry McAuliffe leads Republican Ken Cuccinelli by a 46 percent-to-39 percent margin. Libertarian Robert Sarvis is at 10 percent in the poll.


Poll: ‘Too conservative’ Cuccinelli trails McAuliffe by eight

Nearly half of Virginia voters label Ken Cuccinelli “too conservative,” one possible reason the Republican is trailing big in the Virginia governor’s race.