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Obama Gets Mixed Ratings For His Record On Iraq

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 07.03.2014 | Politics

Looking at the chaos in Iraq, Americans are still more likely to point the finger at George W. Bush, according to a Quinnipiac survey released Thursda...

Why Did The Polls Miss McAuliffe's Margin of Victory?

Kristen Soltis Anderson | Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics
Kristen Soltis Anderson

With public polling averages indicating Terry McAuliffe would win yesterday's gubernatorial election in Virginia by at least a touchdown, many were surprised to see his Republican challenger Ken Cuccinelli come within three points of the win. So... what happened?

Funeral Planned For Conn. Slave Who Died In 1798

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 11.12.2013 | Black Voices

WATERBURY, Conn. — A slave who died more than 200 years ago in Connecticut but was never buried was given an extraordinary funeral Thursday that...

Clinton Leads In Poll Of Key 2016 State

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

Hillary Clinton would lead two potential GOP rivals in Iowa in the 2016 presidential election, according to a poll released Friday by Quinnipiac Unive...

GOP Senator's Gun Stance Has Surprising Effect

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

Sen. Pat Toomey's job rating is at a record high following the Pennsylvania Republican's sponsorship of legislation to expand gun background checks, a...

CHAMPIONS!

AP | By WILL GRAVES | Posted 06.13.2013 | Sports

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yale captain Andrew Miller stopped a reporter when he asked what it felt like to be the final school to make the 16-team when the ...

Sequester Insanity

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

Conventional wisdom currently is that the sequester deadline will pass and then Washington will come up with some sort of compromise solution. Perhaps just in time for the next self-inflicted crisis.

Gangnam Style for New Year's Day

John J. Powers | Posted 04.15.2013 | Impact
John J. Powers

I had the great honor of taking 20 undergraduate students from Quinnipiac University to La Romana, Dominican Republic over New Year's to help the very...

Poll: Obama Trusted Over GOP On Key Issue

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics

American voters give President Obama an edge over the GOP on several national issues -- including the economy -- according to a Quinnipiac poll releas...

Most Voters Support Allowing Women In Combat

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

A broad majority of voters favor allowing women to serve in combat, according to a poll released Thursday by Quinnipiac University. The poll found ...

POLL: Massive Support For Universal Background Checks

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

Background checks on all gun buyers are supported by 92 percent of voters, including 91 percent of gun-owning households, a Quinnipiac poll released T...

Rick Scott's Poll Numbers 'Just Plain Awful'

Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics

Most Florida voters, including Republicans, would like to see Gov. Rick Scott (R) challenged in 2014, according to a poll released Wednesday by Quinni...

Good News And Bad News For Kasich

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

For the first time since his election, Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) has the approval of a majority of registered voters, but his support for a second ter...

Voters Widely Support Key Obama Plan

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

Voters give an edge to the Democrats on their attempts to reach a budget compromise, according to a Quinnipiac poll released Thursday, with a majority...

Marijuana Legalization Gets High Marks In Poll

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics

A majority of voters support legalizing marijuana, but attitudes differ sharply among age and gender lines, according to a poll released Wednesday by ...

Christie Hits Record Approval Ahead Of Reelection Bid

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 11.27.2012 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) popularity remains aloft after Hurricane Sandy, giving him a record approval rating, according to a Quinnipiac p...

Polls Show Continued Support for Stronger Gun Laws

Margie Omero | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics
Margie Omero

Polling shows more support for stricter gun laws than press coverage would suggest. A few new polls show continued broad support for a variety of stronger gun laws, and for the presidential candidates to devote more time to this issue.

Obama Leading With Single Voters

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama leads Mitt Romney nationally by a slim 46 to 43 margin, but attracts nearly double Romney's support among single women, accordi...

Florida's Fave Baseball Team?

The Huffington Post | Christiana Lilly | Posted 05.30.2012 | Miami

It's a common joke that Florida, specifically South Florida, is the sixth borough of New York City, but a new Quinnipiac University poll shows that it...

Yep, Birth Control Is Still Popular

Margie Omero | Posted 05.05.2012 | Politics
Margie Omero

Birth control coverage may be controversial in Washington, but it's not controversial with voters overall. Subsequent polling continues to show this to be true.

New Yorkers Support NYPD Despite Scandals

Posted 02.09.2012 | New York

Despite the Associated Press' extensive documentation of the NYPD's anti-terror efforts aimed at New York muslim communities--which involved spying an...

Tyler Kingkade

Both Democrats and Republicans Throw Support Behind Occupy Wall Street: Poll

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new Quinnipiac University poll finds New Yorkers overwhelmingly back the Occupy Wall Street protesters, and even Republicans think the...

2 Quinnipiac Basketball Players Arraigned On Assault Charges

AP | Posted 11.26.2011 | College

MERIDEN, Conn. — Two Quinnipiac University basketball players have been arraigned on assault charges in connection with an on-campus fight earli...

Two Quinnipiac Basketball Players Face Assault Charges

AP | Posted 11.21.2011 | College

HAMDEN, Conn. — Two Quinnipiac University basketball players arrested over the weekend on assault charges remain on the team pending the results...

Obama's Approval Holding Despite Economy

The Huffington Post | Jordan Howard | Posted 09.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In spite of 9.2 percent unemployment and overall "satisfaction" with the state of the country at a two-year low, Americans continue to g...