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Support for U.S. overseas involvement jumps, poll finds

Public support for a more active U.S. foreign policy has grown sharply since last year as Americans see the world becoming more dangerous.

Perry’s Favorability Up 6 Among Iowa Republicans Following Indictment

5 days agoNews : Mediaite

Rick Perry should get indicted more often. According to Public Policy Polling, which shared its results with the Houston Chronicle, the Texas Governor's favorability ticked..

New PPP survey finds Iowa's Senate race deadlocked

Democratic Senate nominee Bruce Braley Several recent polls have shown a close race in the U.S. Senate contest in the Hawkeye State, and Public Policy Polling adds another one. They find Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley leads Republican state Sen. Show More Summary

Scott Brown appears to be closing the gap in New Hampshire

(Paul Mirengoff) Yesterday, I wrote about a new poll from Kellyanne Conway’s firm that found substantial public support for a hard line on immigration policy. Other pollsters may be seeing the same phenomenon because certain Republican...Show More Summary

Tribune poll: Voters give Emanuel low marks on his school policies

After a teachers strike, school closings and widespread budget cuts, city voters are increasingly frustrated with Mayor Rahm Emanuel's stewardship of Chicago Public Schools, a new Chicago Tribune poll shows. After a teachers strike,Show More Summary

Democrat Poll: McConnell Surges, Up 5 Over Grimes

Just last month, Democrat pollster Public Policy Polling (PPP) showed Kentucky Democrat Allison Grimes up 2 points over incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell. A new PPP poll released Tuesday shows a McConnell surge of 7 points. Show More Summary

Alaskans Cold To Palin

The results of a Public Policy Polling survey show Sarah Palin’s decreasing popularity in Alaska. Just 36 percent said they have a favorable view of Palin and 55 percent do not, a poll released Tuesday from the left-leaning Public Policy Polling showed. Only 20 percent of Alaska voters would like to see the 2008 GOP [...]

Hillary Clinton Faults Administration for Rise of Islamic Militants

At a time when polls show dwindling public confidence in President Barack Obama’s foreign policy, Hillary Clinton has taken a fresh step that puts distance between herself and the administration in which she served as secretary of State.

Has Hawaii’s governor lost his mojo?

Gov. Neil Abercrombie By Malia Zimmerman | HONOLULU — Just months after becoming governor in 2010, Neil Abercrombie was ranked by Public Policy Polling as the nation’s most unpopular governor. In the past three years, his continued to spiral downward. With the Democratic primary set for Saturday, key political polls show he is trailing...

New polls show close races for Democratic senators in Arkansas, Alaska

Two red-state Democratic Senators are in tight races for re-election, with one of them narrowly trailing and the other slightly ahead, according to a new pair of surveys from Democratic-aligned firm Public Policy Polling. The poll of Arkansas has Republican Rep. Show More Summary

Majority of Californians Support Water Restrictions

A new poll by the Public Policy Institute of California found that 54 percent of Californians say the water supply is a big problem where they live, and 75 percent support regulations on water usage. When asked an open-ended question...Show More Summary

Kashkari Far Behind in Poll, George Will Calls Him the 'New Goldwater'

A new poll released by the Public Policy Institute of California shows Gov. Jerry Brown with a huge 19% advantage over GOP challenger Neel Kashkari in the 2012 gubernatorial race. The poll shows 52% of likely voters favor Brown in the November election, while 33% support Kashkari. Show More Summary

CNN Poll: Border crisis impacting public opinion on immigration

Washington (CNN) - The current crisis on the nation's southern border appears to be fueling a notable shift in American attitudes toward immigration policy with border security growing in importance, according to a new national survey. A CNN/ORC International poll released on Thursday also indicates that a majority of those surveyed support making it easier […]

New polls show more close races for the Senate

A new set of Senate polls from Democratic-aligned firm Public Policy Polling shows close races for three closely watched Democratic-held seats. In Colorado, Democratic Sen. Mark Udall has 44 percent support, against Republican Rep. Cory Gardner with 43 percent, within the poll's margin of error of plus or minus 3.8 percent. Show More Summary

Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Immigration, health care, the law and more

Public Policy Polling for Americans United for Change Roll Call: A federal judge based in Green Bay has tossed a Sen. Ron Johnson’s Obamacare lawsuit targeting the health benefits for members of Congress and their staff. The court dismissed...Show More Summary

Poll: Nearly Two-Thirds Of Americans Support Working With Iran To Beat ISIS

A poll conducted by the University of Maryland's School of Public Policy and the Program for Public Consultation shows that "61 percent of Americans" favor working with Iran to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The poll indicates Americans are more interested in working with Iran than with Iraq. Show More Summary

37% of Mississippi Repubs Would Back Confederacy

A new Public Policy Polling survey found that 37 percent of Republicans who voted in the Mississippi primary runoff election between incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) and state Sen. Chris McDaniel (R) said they would back the Confederate side if there was another Civil War. Show More Summary

Jack Kingston Leads, Nathan Deal Tied with Jason Carter in New Poll

Public Policy Polling is out with new numbers in the Georgia Senate and Governor’s races in a new poll. The AJC’s Greg Bluestein has the details: The survey, commissioned by Better Georgia, has Kingston with 47 percent among Republican voters and Perdue trailing with 41 percent. The remainder are undecided. The poll involved a July […]

Good poll for Ohio

Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) is essentially tied with Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald in a head-to-head matchup, according to a new Public Policy Polling survey. The poll found Kasich, who has been mentioned as a possible 2016 presidential candidate, leading FitzGerald 45 percent to 44 percent with 11 percent saying they are unsure. Show More Summary

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