A new poll released by Emerson College shows independent Presidential candidate Evan McMullin leading Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in the state of Utah.
Shane Vander Hart: What started as a bump for Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump after the Democratic National Convention now looks like a surge.
Joni Ernst has a 6 point lead over Bruce Braley according to a Des Moines Register poll of Iowa’s U.S. Senate race while other polls indicate a closer race.
A Rasmussen poll released today received little attention today because of the news about the Supreme Court rulings on Hobby Lobby and public union dues. A telephone survey conducted of 1000 likely U.S. voters on June 26-27 found 53% believe that the Internal Revenue Service broke the law when it targeted Tea Party and other […]
Most political observers and pundits, especially outside of Iowa, haven’t focused too much on Iowa’s U.S. Senate race. It is not one of the key races Senate races that the National Republican Senatorial Committee has been focused on. They haven’t ignored it, but the Iowa race is not a key one in their path to […]
Heading into the last weekend before election day has the race extremely tight between Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama reflected in toss up states.
Ok, we’ve had polls, polls and now another poll. This one is from Rasmussen. The field looks like this:
Rasmussen released today its latest Iowa Caucus poll and it shows that Iowa is following national polling with Perry as the frontrunner by 11 points ahead of former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. Perry leads former Iowa frontrunner, Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, by 11 points with 29%. Bachmann has 18%, Romney has 17%, and Texas Congressman […]
Congressman Steve King (R-IA) during his Conservative Principles PAC conference said he wanted to make the strategy clear behind defunding Obamacare. With the continuing resolution, he said that if the House holds it ground and stands up to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and President Barack Obama they can have their way on Obamacare. […]
Monday’s surprise decision by U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth to grant an injunction stopping federal funding of embryonic stem cell research was based on the likelihood that the those challenging the Administration’s policy would succeed in their lawsuit because the policy did violate federal law. Federal law blocks funding of ESCR if the embryos are […]
On Monday Rasmussen released the latest poll of the Iowa Governor’s race, and it looks very good for former Governor Terry Branstad. Especially in light of the announcement that Bob Vander Plaats will not be launching an independent campaign after losing to Branstad in the June primary. Branstad leads incumbent Governor Chet Culver 52% to […]
Here is a video of Senator John McCain’s acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention last week. Was it the best speech? No, that isn’t his forte, but he does have a compelling story and I liked how he shared how he went from “Me First” to “Country First”. I also liked how he ended […]
Mike Huckabee now leads in Iowa according to the latest GOP poll done by the Des Moines Register. He leads claiming 29% of likely caucus participants compared to Mitt Romney’s 24%. The news is looking good on the national level, as well seeing Huckabee moving into 2nd place only five points behind Rudy Giuliani in […]