News Roundup: 12.15.06

12/15/2006 11:52 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

  • The latest NPR survey out today (article & audio , charts , full results) reports that "vote are feeling more positive about the Democratic Party than about the Republicans." The survey of 800 likely voters was conducted, as always, by the bi-partisan team of Republican Glen Bolger (Public Opinion Strategies) and Democrat Stan Greengerg (Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research).
  • The Wall Street Journal's (free to all) Washington Wire blog has more analysis today on the most recent WSJ/NBC poll that covers a variety of topics, including questions showing that "eight in 10 Americans would be 'comfortable' or 'enthusiastic' about an African-American or woman running for president."