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New Poll Results Freaking out Democrats

Townhall - 18 Aug 2018
Despite the constant media portrayal of the President as a flaming racist, the August 15, 2018 Rasmussen poll showed that 36% of African American respondents gave the President a positive approval rating. In one year, the President's African American ...
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How Polls Work

U.S. News & World Report - 17 Aug 2018
In his new book, "Where Did You Get This Number," CBS News Director of Elections and Surveys Anthony Salvanto explains how opinion polls work and the challenges of getting an accurate picture of public sentiment. In a recent conversation with U.S. News ...
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Trump's Sixth Quarter His Best; Remains Weak Historically

Gallup - 24 Jul 2018
Last week, Trump had a high-profile meeting with another foreign leader, Russian President Vladimir Putin. The visit may be best remembered for Trump's publicly doubting U.S. intelligence accounts of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
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How FiveThirtyEight's House Model Works

FiveThirtyEight - 16 Aug 2018
If the presidential model is laser-focused on how the polls are changing from day to day and what they say about the Electoral College, the House model's approach is more diffuse, with the goal being to shine some light into the darker corners of the ...
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Live results for the Connecticut primary elections

Vox - 14 Aug 2018
Elizabeth Esty's seat, one she's vacating in the wake of blowback she faced over how she handled sexual harassment allegations against a staffer. But first, both parties have to get through Tuesday's primary elections. Polls close at 8 pm ET. Live ...
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US lauds Zimbabwe's historic presidential poll

Yeni Şafak English - 04 Aug 2018
The U.S. on Friday welcomed Zimbabwe's historic presidential elections, hailing them as an important step in overcoming the nation's political and economic crises. "Zimbabwe's July 30 elections presented the country with an historic chance to move ...
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6 Times Foreign Powers Meddled in Our Elections

Daily Signal - 17 Aug 2018
A foreign government sought to influence the U.S. presidential race to benefit a favored candidate by pushing stories into the American media, working through an ambassador, and instigating what could be called collusion with the candidate. ...
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Woman vs. Woman: Another Record Is Set for Midterm Elections

New York Times - 16 Aug 2018
If one of the two women running in the Republican primary for the Senate in Arizona later this month wins, as polls suggest, there would be six Senate races across the country in which a Democratic and a Republican woman are opposing each other ...
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'Stand Up For America'

Montgomery Advertiser - 17 Aug 2018
They talked of the presidential candidate as a messiah: “Outside the visible return of Jesus Christ,” said one Baptist preacher before a Chattanooga rally in late July, 1968, “the only salvation of the country is the election of George Wallace ...
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Poll: Kavanaugh Is the Most Unpopular Court Pick in Decades

New York Magazine - 16 Aug 2018
John Roberts and Samuel Alito are two of the most radically reactionary Supreme Court justices in our nation's modern history, and yet both enjoyed overwhelming public support when their nominations were brought before the Senate. Even last year, in ...

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