Pew’s generic ballot findings nearly match Gallup’s
Pew found the GOP has a +10 point generic among likely voters, nearly matching Gallup’s GOP at +11 in the generic ballot advantage among likely voters, in a high turnout mid-term election. According to proven predictive algorithms, if the Gallup generic ballot (high turn out) or the Pew generic ballot findings are correct the Dems should lose about 70 House seats. These levels of losses | Read More »
American’s Agree: We Cannot Trust the Government. Now what?
A recent Pew poll finds that 80% of Americans distrust the government. That would seem to be a revelation, but it should not be surprising. Those that interpret the Pew poll results as a rebuke of this administration alone are mistaken. The question political strategists on both sides are asking themselves today is: “how can this sentiment translate into a wining electoral strategy?” The key | Read More »
How Do You Think *WE* Feel Mr. President?
[image via Drudge] So I’m skimming along through my morning “news constitutional” yesterday, and I come across the WaPo Headline that promises to tell me “why people dislike government (and why it matters for 2010).” I chuckle as I click through, anticipating a host of stuff I already know but fear being hung by the neck until dead for if I speak up too much | Read More »
The Pew Poll on the Radio
I’m on the radio this morning — the last day for me this week. You can listen at http://www.wmac-am.com.I’m going to be delving into the Pew Poll that just came out, which has lots of warnings for the Democrats.You can listen live online and call in at 478-742-0940.
President Obama Abandons the Public Option Again — What it All Means
The President’s most trusted advisor, David Axelrod told Politico: “I think it’s fairly obvious that we’re not in the second inning. We’re not in the fourth inning. We’re in the eighth or ninth inning here, and so there’s not a lot of time to waste.” That is about as good as it gets in terms of any admission from the White House that their signature | Read More »
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