POLITICS

8/5/13-8/11/13 Pollster Open Thread

08/05/2013 12:27 pm ET | Updated Oct 05, 2013

This open thread is to review this week's polling, look ahead toward future elections or whatever else you want to talk about. The thread will remain open until the end of the week.

Below, a roundup of some of the polling on last week's biggest issues:

National Topics
Widening Regional Divide over Abortion Laws (Pew Research )
In U.S., 52% Back Law to Legalize Gay Marriage in 50 States (Gallup)
Whither the GOP? Republicans Want Change, But Split over Party's Direction (Pew Research)
Snowden Is Whistle-Blower, Not Traitor (Quinnipiac)

State/Local Topics
Murkowski approval down but gay marriage favor up (PPP)
Majority of Floridians accept Zimmerman trial verdict, support "Stand Your Ground" law (Viewpoint Florida)
Abortion key for Virginia voters, NARAL poll shows (GQR)
60% in San Diego Back Recall Election of Mayor Bob Filner (SurveyUSA)

Want email updates every weekday with the latest polling news? Just enter your email address in the box on the upper right corner of this page, and click "sign up." That's all there is to it (and you can unsubscribe anytime).

Suggest a correction