Polls

Thursday November 03, 2016

Recent history has demonstrated the risks of polling with a non-representative, unweighted or poorly weighted sample.In 2014, several pollsters incorrectly forecast outcomes for key elections: the U.S. midterm for the Democrats (Republicans won most...

Wednesday November 02, 2016

Donald Trump has moved to within striking distance of Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania after trailing by double-digits last month, a new poll finds.A Monmouth University survey of Pennsylvania — a traditionally blue state that Trump hopes to flip —...

Friday October 28, 2016

Over half of all Americans, including a majority of Republicans, believe Russia is trying to interfere in the U.S. presidential election, according to a new Reuters/IPSOS poll released Friday.Fifty-five percent of Americans say they...

Wednesday October 05, 2016

Republicans are leading in Senate races in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Florida, according to a new Monmouth University poll.In Ohio, Sen. Rob Portman (R) has a double-digit lead over former Gov. Ted Strickland (D), 55 percent to 38 percent. Portman leads...

Monday September 26, 2016

A new poll finds Hillary Clinton’s advantage over Donald Trump has shrunk to 4 points nationally as the candidates prepare to square off in Monday night’s highly anticipated presidential debate.A Monmouth University survey released on Monday found...

Thursday September 15, 2016

Hillary Clinton’s once formidable lead over Donald Trump in national and battleground polls is evaporating.Trump has pulled into the lead in Florida and Ohio, two crucial states where he has trailed Clinton for most of the race, and several states...

Thursday September 15, 2016

Hillary Clinton is struggling to win the support of younger voters, many of whom backed Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in the Democratic primary, a new poll finds.A newly released NextGenClimate online poll conducted in major battleground...

Wednesday September 07, 2016

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are running neck and neck in the presidential battleground state of Florida, a new poll finds.A Public Policy Polling (PPP) survey of Florida released Wednesday shows Trump (R) edging Clinton (D) among likely...

Tuesday September 06, 2016

The Democrats have won the presidential contest in Pennsylvania over the past six elections. Other than President Barack Obama’s victory in 2008, the elections have been rather close; none of the other Democratic candidates received more than 52...

Tuesday August 30, 2016

Donald Trump is gaining some ground on Hillary Clinton in the polls, leaving the Democratic presidential nominee with a smaller lead heading into the crucial month of September.Clinton opened her largest margin on Aug. 9, when she had a 7.6...

Saturday August 20, 2016

“Imagine polls don’t exist. Show me evidence Hillary is winning?” That was the challenge that Charlotte radio host Bill Mitchell posed for his Twitter followers just one week ago. It was an interesting request, given that polls have been used to...

Friday August 19, 2016

Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson is beating Donald Trump among millennial voters in Colorado, a new poll finds.The latest Quinnipiac University Poll shows Johnson with an 11-point advantage over Trump among voters between 18 and 34...

Thursday August 11, 2016

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by only 3 points in the latest national survey from the conservative-leaning polling outlet Rasmussen.Clinton receives 43 percent support among likely voters, and Trump has 40 percent, with Libertarian Party...

Thursday July 21, 2016

Donald Trump is enjoying a mid-convention bump in the polls, surging to within striking distance of Hillary Clinton in a national survey released Thursday.The Reuters-Ipsos rolling national poll, which includes data collected from three of the four...

Tuesday July 19, 2016

CLEVELAND — Republican pollster Frank Luntz on Tuesday told delegates at the Republican National Convention that the GOP has “lost” the millennial generation of voters. Addressing the South Carolina delegation, Luntz attributed the Democratic...

Thursday June 23, 2016

A new poll shows Hillary Clinton running ahead of Donald Trump in Arizona, where a Democratic presidential candidate has carried the state only once in the last 64 years.A survey by Phoenix-based OH Predictive Insights found Clinton taking 46.5...