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Obama Ticks Up: Popular Vote, Swing States and Electoral College Forecast

Simon Jackman | Posted 01.03.2013 | Politics
Simon Jackman

Polls released in the second half of the week generally suggested a slight uptick in Obama support, in the national popular vote, battleground states and the Electoral College forecast.

Matt Ferner

New Polls Have Good News For Obama In Colorado | Matt Ferner | Posted 10.31.2012 | Denver

With exactly a week before Election Day, President Barack Obama got some good news in a recent survey about Colorado from Project New America/Grove In...

Why the Auto Bailout Could Win Obama the Election

Abby Huntsman | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics
Abby Huntsman

Perhaps nothing highlights the differences in voters' perceptions of each of the candidates better than their positions on the auto bailout.

Good News For Obama In Two Key Swing States

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama remains well ahead of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney in the battleground states of Iowa and Wisconsin, according...

Mark Blumenthal

Romney Gains In Polls Nationwide, But Obama Holds A Key Edge | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With less than four weeks remaining in the race for president, a batch of new polls confirms that Republican nominee Mitt Romney has gai...

Mark Blumenthal

Swing State Polls Show Obama Leading | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A batch of new polls from two key battleground states produced some of the largest leads yet for President Barack Obama, drawing critici...

Obama Opens Up Big Lead In Key Swing States

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama is leading Mitt Romney by substantial margins in three key swing states, according to a Qunnipiac University/CBS/New York Times...

Mark Blumenthal

Polls Show Obama Gains in Key Swing States | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 10.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New surveys in key battleground states released Wednesday continue to confirm what national polls have shown over the past 10 days. ...

Mark Blumenthal

Romney Sees Gain In Key State | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The campaigns for both President Barack Obama and presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney could find something to like in a new batch...

Polls Reveal Surprising Obama Gain Among Key Group | Ronald Brownstein | Posted 08.08.2012 | Politics

The three Quinnipiac University CBS/New York Times swing state polls released this morning, like the three released last week, capture the consistency...

Mark Blumenthal

Swing State Polls A Reminder Of 2008 | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New polls released Thursday by Quinnipiac University showed President Barack Obama leading Mitt Romney by such narrow margins in Ohio an...

Seth Colter Walls

Election Poll Review: Who Got It Right? | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Forget the circular firing squad among Republicans, now is the time for pollsters and analysts to take a look and figure out who got the statistics ga...

Obama Is Dominating in the Polls, but Four Things Keep Me Awake at Night

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

As a lifelong Democrat who has seen my party lose winnable races, I can't help thinking about how things can go wrong this year. These are the four factors that keep me up at night.

Despite Media Narrative, Obama Leads By Over 100 Electoral Votes According To Independent Groups

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

With all the breathlessness over the minute movements in the irrelevant national polls, the one thing no one seems to be noticing is that the electoral map is still trending very poorly for McCain.

Poll: Obama Sweeps McCain In Swing States For First Time

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"With strong support from women, blacks and younger voters, Illinois Sen. Barack Obama, the apparent Democratic presidential contender, leads Arizona ...