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Poll: Ted Cruz Most Popular Politician in Texas

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is the most popular politician in Texas, beating out Governor Rick Perry and Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX). In addition, according to a new Public Policy Polling poll, Cruz leads the potential GOP 2016 field with 25% among Republican primary voters in Texas. Show More Summary

On the Hustings

(Miami Herald): "House Democrats' committee sitting on $40M fund"(Public Policy Polling): "Republicans lead in Texas" (Washington Post): "Republicans try to address ‘war on women’ with an army of young volunteers" (Real Clear Politics):...Show More Summary

Wendy Davis Is Losing Ground with Texas Women

3 days agoNews : Mediaite

Wendy Davis' gubernatorial campaign got a round of bad numbers from Public Policy Polling Tuesday, in a survey that found her still trailing opponent Greg Abbott by double digits, and eroding favorability among women.

Poll: Abbott Holds Commanding Lead over Wendy Davis with Female Voters

Fresh Public Policy Polling (PPP) indicates that Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has not only survived—but thrived—amid Wendy Davis’ prolonged effort to sour female voters against the GOP with the “War on Women” strategy. New PPP numbers show Abbott holding a commanding lead among female voters 49 to 41 percent. Show More Summary

New Poll: Republicans In Danger Of Losing House

Devastating New Poll: GOP in Danger of Losing House in November (via Americans Against The Tea Party) A newly released poll from Public Policy Polling shows that the GOP is by no means assured of retaining control of the House after the mid-term elections next fall.  Apparently, a major factor in turning the electorate against […]

McCrory's approval ratings still "under water"

Public Policy Polling is out with the latest numbers of our esteemed Governor McCrony. His numbers are holding steady at a 45% disapproval/40% approval rate, unchanged from a month ago. PPP says Pat's approval ratings have been "under water" for 10 months.

NORTH CAROLINA: Marriage Opposition Shrinks By 9 Points Since 2012 Ban

last weekLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Public Policy Polling reports: In 2012 North Carolinians voted by a 22 point margin to ban gay marriage in the state. Now less than 2 years later voters say they oppose gay marriage by only 13 points, mirroring the kind of movement we've seen on the issue across the country. Show More Summary

Wednesday Speed Read: Mike Michaud, LBJ, Civil Rights Summit, Missouri, Michigan, Bruni

last weekLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY LISA KEEN / Keen News Service MICHAUD LEADING MAINE POLL: Openly gay U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is leading the polls in the three-way gubernatorial race in Maine. Public Policy Polling released survey results Tuesday showing 44 percent of 583...

Term Limit Support "Overwhelming"

Over 78% of voters strongly favor or somewhat favor term limts: A new poll released by the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute shows there's very little opposition to term limits in Illinois.In fact, 61 percent of those polled strongly...Show More Summary

MoveOn releases seven news polls, all bearing good news for Democrats

State House Minority Leader Paul Davis (D-KS), a serious upset threat The progressive activist group MoveOn just released seven new polls, all conducted by Public Policy Polling, of competitive Senate and gubernatorial races. The main...Show More Summary

Despite getting pummeled by millions in Koch attack money, Michigan Democrat Gary Peters bounces up

Gary Peters Finally, a Michigan poll from a decent pollster. Public Policy Polling's new survey finds Democratic Rep. Gary Peters retaking the lead from Republican former Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land: He's now up 41-36, after trailing 42-40 in December. Show More Summary

Polling: Goehring Polls Better Than Estenson Against Taylor, Fairfield Way Behind Jaeger

I have some polling from the Brighter Future Alliance - a North Dakota based 501c4 non-profit committed to promoting the free enterprise system and pro energy development public policy, as they describe themselves – in the Agriculture Commissioner and Secretary of State races. Full disclosure: The Brighter Future Alliance was founded by Pat Finken who is...

Majority of CA Residents Willing to Pay More for Water

The Public Policy Institute of California’s (PPIC) latest poll reveals that 60% of adults and 50% of likely voters would approve even the most expensive proposal to solve the problems caused by the water drought. An $11.1 billion bond...Show More Summary

He’s a man, with a plan, got a counterfeit dollar in his hand

I wouldn't underestimate @neelkashkari. — Charles Lane (@ChuckLane1) February 7, 2014 A new Public Policy Institute of California poll finds Gov. Jerry Brown (D) leading the race for governor with 47%, followed by Tim Donnelly (R) at 10% and Neel Kashkari (R) and Andrew Blount (R) at just 2%. I have a colleague who is [Read more...]

Poll: Ukraine crisis hurts Obama approval ratings

3 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

WASHINGTON (AP) — Foreign policy used to stand out as a not-so-bleak spot in the public's waning assessment of Barack Obama. Not anymore. He's getting low marks for handling Russia's swoop into Ukraine, and more Americans than ever disapprove of the way Obama is doing his job, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Susana Martinez is strong but not invincible in new PPP poll

Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning. Sign up here. Leading Off: • NM-Gov, -Sen: Hallelujah! The good folks at Public Policy Polling have at long last decided to survey New Mexico, giving us—if you can believe it—our first-ever poll of the Land of Enchantment all cycle. Show More Summary

PPP's first New Mexico poll shows Republican Gov. Susana Martinez strong but not invincible

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez (R) Hallelujah! The good folks at Public Policy Polling have at long last decided to survey New Mexico, giving us—if you can believe it—our first-ever poll of the Land of Enchantment all cycle. Even though...Show More Summary

People In San Francisco Don't Actually Hate The Google Buses

According to a recently conducted poll, the Google buses aren't really to blame for the city's problems. The poll was commissioned by the Bay Area Council, a business-sponsored, public policy advocacy organization. Of the 500 likelyShow More Summary

GOP Senate Candidate Cory Gardner Disavows His Support for Fetal Personhood—After Sponsoring a Bill Last Year

Rep. Cory Gardner (R-Col.) has Democrats spooked. Less than three weeks after his late-in-the-game announcement that he would challenge Sen. Mark Udall (D-Col.), a poll from the left-leaning firm Public Policy Polling found Gardner trailing...Show More Summary

The Number Of People Who Like Colorado's Legal Marijuana Is Getting Higher And Higher

According to a new survey from Public Policy Polling, Marijuana has become more popular in the two months the law legalizing recreational use of the drug has been in effect in Colorado. The poll found 57 percent of Coloradoans now say they think marijuana usage should be legal, compared with 35 percent who say it should not. Show More Summary

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