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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

America to Sarah Palin: Enough!

(CNN) - A majority of voters say they've heard enough from Sarah Palin, according to a new national poll. The NBC/Wall Street Journal/Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania survey indicates that 54% of voters say they've heard enough from Palin and would prefer that the former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican vice […]

Poll: Americans Have Had Enough Of Sarah Palin

An NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania poll shows that the American public believes Sarah Palin has jumped the shark, with 54% wishing she’d fade into the background. It’s not just Democrats clamoring for her to take more of a back seat — four in 10 Republicans agreed with [...]

Poll: Louisiana Senate race could go down to the wire -- in December

The latest survey from Democratic-aligned firm Public Policy Polling shows that the 2014 Senate races could remain tightly contested — even after November, and into a special runoff election in Louisiana between Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu and her likely Republican opponent, Rep. Show More Summary

President Obama's poll numbers fall to 41% approval

WASHINGTON — President Obama’s poll numbers — and the public’s confidence in his foreign policy — are falling, an alarming sign for Obama and endangered Democrats in Congress.

Chuck Todd on Obama Poll Numbers: Public Is Saying ‘Your Presidency Is Over’

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Discussing a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll that shows President Barack Obama hitting his lowest foreign policy number in the history of the poll, NBC News White House correspondent Chuck Todd said on Morning Joe Wednesday morning that the poll reflected the public making a damning verdict about Obama's presidency.


TALK RADIO NEWS SERVICE A new Public Policy Polling survey finds that re-sending combat troops into Iraq would be deeply unpopular. Seventy-four percent said they’d oppose new boots on the ground while just 16 percent said that they would support it. The survey also suggested that fewer voters begrudge President Obama for removing U.S. troops from the country in 2011. […]

Poll: American Favor Obama Over McCain On Iraq

More Americans side with Barack Obama‘s Iraq policy than with that of John McCain. According to a Public Policy Polling survey released Tuesday, 54 percent of voters say they agree more with the president on Iraq, compared with 28 percent who said they agree more with McCain. Before answering the question, respondents were told about […]

Obama Follows Polls in Foreign Policy but Public Turns Against Him

Polls show that most Americans wanted the United States to withdraw from Iraq. Barack Obama did indeed withdraw U.S. forces from Iraq, not troubling to negotiate a readily negotiable status of forces agreement that would have left aShow More Summary

Trouble For Brat: Cantor’s District Supports Immigration Reform

(Credit: Talk Radio News Service) A Public Policy Poll shows Cantor lost because of how unpopular Republican leadership is.

Poll Shows Why Eric Cantor Lost

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor suffered one of the most stunning political upsets in history Tuesday night, at the hands of an unknown, underfunded challenger who called his win a "miracle." A new Public Policy Polling survey conducted in Cantor's district Tuesday night provides some insight into the reasons for Cantor's loss. Show More Summary

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