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CNN Poll: Obama Doubles Lead In Colorado, Makes Gains On Map

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Does the road to the White House run through the Rocky Mountains? A new state poll in Colorado suggests that Barack Obama has doubled his lead over Jo...

McCain Cuts Minnesota Ad Buys In Final Week

AP | BRIAN BAKST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Behind in the polls with a week to go, Republican John McCain is pulling back from the Minnesota television airwaves. Accordi...

McCain On Meet The Press: "I Believe I'm Going To Win"

AP | MIKE GLOVER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican John McCain on Sunday dismissed the sour poll numbers that show him trailing in his White House race against Democrat Barack Obama and said...

McCain On Defense In Four Bush States

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New polls suggest that John McCain is on defense in four of five states that President Bush won in the last election. CNN/Time Magazine/Opinion Resea...

Can McCain Stage Another Comeback?

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There are 18 days until the end of Sen. John McCain's presidential campaign. Having begun this campaign as the clear front-runner -- not only for the ...

Sam Stein

Obama Aides: Record Cash Raised In September, Polls Show McCain Ads Backfired | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With the presidential campaign approaching its final stretch, Barack Obama finds himself in an enviable position. One official close to the campaign...

Jason Linkins

MSNBC's Todd: Race, Polls At 'Tipping Point': 'This Should Really Scare The McCain Campaign' | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On MSNBC this morning, in-house polling guru Chuck Todd told the Morning Joe panel that the race had reached a "tipping point," with tonight's vice-pr...

McCain Camp: We're Going On Attack As Obama Takes Lead

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the two weeks that the Wall Street financial crisis has dominated the political debate, the presidential race has shifted from what had been essent...

John McCain's Rose Garden Strategy

Howard Bragman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howard Bragman

The issue of the economy is not going away between now and Election Day. Clinton 1992 taught us, "It's the economy stupid." McCain should have been listening -- Barack Obama was.

Obama Camp Manager: Stop "Hyperventilating" Over National Polls

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With John McCain's traveling press corps cooling their heels here as they waited for McCain to wrap up a fundraiser, Barack Obama's campaign knew a ca...

Seth Colter Walls

Poll Madness: McCain Takes Lead Even As Democrats Out-Register Republicans? | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This week's mainstream coverage of the presidential horse-race has been dominated by a series of polls showing the McCain-Palin ticket with its first ...

Do Obama's Sinking Poll Numbers -- Signal History Repeating for Democrats?

John Zogby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Zogby

As much as voters may prefer the Democrats on most issues, McCain is winning the contest of defining who has the character and personality that swing voters expect in a president.

McCain Gains Nationally, Leads In Florida; Indiana Even

Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Nichanian

It's a good thing for Democrats that the convention is just around the corner and that the party will soon regain control of the race with news of Obama's vice-presidential pick.

Polls: McCain Leads In Colorado, Ties In Ohio

Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Nichanian

McCain's solid performance in these swing states underlines the fact that Obama has struggled to exploit the major swing toward the Democratic party in partisan Identification.

New Polls: An Unexpected Uptick for McCain

Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Nichanian

Yesterday's data delivers positives for McCain and reminds that, however much red states like North Carolina and Alaska may be shifting, Obama has a lot of ground to cover before November.

Rachel Weiner

New Poll: McCain Leading In Ohio | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Yesterday, a Public Policy Polling survey showed Barack Obama with a solid lead in Ohio. But a Rasmussen Reports poll today suggests he's not so secu...

Polls Show Close Race In North And South Carolina

Talking Points Memo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A new set of polls from the Carolinas show that both of these states could be close this Fall, despite the fact that neither has voted Democratic sinc...

Reuters/Zogby Poll: Obama Has Seven Point Lead, But He's Losing Independents

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrat Barack Obama has a 7-point lead on Republican John McCain in the U.S. presidential race, and holds a small edge on the crucial question of wh...

Poll: Obama Beating McCain In Arizona

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a sign of continued weakness in his home state, an online poll shows Sen. John McCain trailing Sen. Barack Obama by 3-percentage points in Arizona....

Picking Lieberman As VP Would Hurt McCain -- In Connecticut

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The latest Quinnipiac poll finds that putting Sen. Joe Lieberman on his ticket wouldn't help John McCain in Connecticut. In fact, it would hurt him: ...

Poll: Obama Has Slim National Lead

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Illinois Senator Barack Obama enters the General Election with a tight lead, 43% to 38%, over Arizona Senator John McCain, according to a new TIME Mag...

Poll: McCain Only Ten Points Ahead In Home State

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A statewide Cronkite/Eight poll finds that only 38 percent of Arizona voters would vote for McCain. 28 percent said they would vote for Obama, and 34 ...

Sam Stein

McCain May Be Stalling Even With GOP Stage To Himself | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It has been more than seven weeks since John McCain officially secured the Republican presidential nomination -- a period in which the Arizona Republi...

Romney Dials Down Expectations Hard

Politico | Jonathan Martin and Jim VandeHei | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mitt Romney, a dominant favorite in New Hampshire just weeks ago, said Sunday that a "close second" to Arizona Sen. John McCain would be a significant...

McCain Now #1 In National Polls

Rasmussen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For the first time all year, Arizona Senator John McCain finds himself on top with support from 17% of Likely Republican Primary Voters. In the muddle...