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Obama Approval Falls

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.17.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama's approval rating dropped eight points from last month, according to a CNN poll released Monday. The survey found that 45 pe...

Beating the Summertime Polling Blues

Margie Omero | Posted 10.22.2011 | Politics
Margie Omero

Tough numbers. An upside-down job rating going into an election is difficult for incumbents to overcome. Stock market convulsions fuel unease. While the last set of job numbers showed increasing private-sector jobs, pessimism is high.

Why We Take This Presidency Personally

Lynne White | Posted 10.03.2011 | Politics
Lynne White

Why are we taking polls as to how whites will vote a year and a half before a presidential election? Why is a voterʼs skin color even important?

Sam Stein

Obama Team In Campaign Mode: Calling Out States On Stimulus | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Without admitting that they are in full-out campaign mode to pass the stimulus, the Obama White House has begun what feels very much like an election ...

Chuck Todd: Electoral Map Shifting To Obama

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A month ago, NBC's electoral map showed an exact tie between Obama and McCain -- including 'base' and 'lean' states, each had 200 electoral votes. But...

Obama Nearing 3 Million Donations, Raises $31 Million In April

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC News reports: Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., hauled in $31.9 million in April (including $600,000 for the general election) to continue his battle fo...