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Poll: Heading Into Convention, Romney Leads Obama by 4 In North Carolina

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, North Carolina, Obama, Polls, Romney

It’s neck and neck going into the convention in Charlotte. From the Charlotte Observer: CHARLOTTE, N.C. Republican Mitt Romney appears to have gotten his bounce from his party’s national convention – at least in the state hosting the Democratic convention, according to a poll released Sunday. The new Elon University/Charlotte Observer Poll shows the GOP […]

September 3rd, 2012 | Permalink| No Comments »

North Carolina Republicans Don’t Think Obama Is A Citizen

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, North Carolina, Obama, Polls, Republicans

47% don’t think he is. 29% are unsure. That leaves less than a quarter (24%) who believe he is. Also, only 54% of all North Carolina voters think he’s actually a citizen. Wow. Public Policy Polling has more… Tweet

August 11th, 2009 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

North Carolina Goes For Obama

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, McCain, North Carolina

Well, it’s not official yet, but with Missouri all but certain to be called for McCain in the next day or so the final electoral tally should shape up like this… Obama: 364 McCain: 174 By the way, is anybody else blown away that Obama beat McCain by more than 2 to 1? And also…North […]

November 5th, 2008 | Permalink| 5 Comments »

41% Have Early Voted In North Carolina

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, McCain, North Carolina, Video, Voting

Why is this significant? Because 51% of those were Dems, 30% were Repubs and 19% were Indies. So with 2.6M votes already in the bank, Dems have at least 1.3M of those to Repubs 860K. Still, the turnout on election day promises to be massive. MSNBC reports… This favors Obama, but I’m still not convinced […]

November 4th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

CNN: Obama Leads In NV, NC, OH

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, McCain, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Polls

More “poll of polls” numbers suggest Obama could capture some reliably red states. Nevada… CNN’s new Nevada Poll of Polls shows Obama leading McCain by 6 points, 49% to 43%; CNN’s last Nevada Poll of Polls –- released October 31 –- showed Obama leading McCain by 7 points. North Carolina… Obama is leading McCain by […]

November 2nd, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

NBC: Obama Up In NV, CO, VA, FL, PA. McCain Up In MO, NC, OH.

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Colorado, Florida, McCain, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Polls, Virginia

And actually, just to give you a preview of my election night prediction…this is pretty close to what I’m thinking. First, the Obama leads… Florida: Obama +2 Obama: 47% McCain: 45% Virginia: Obama +3 Obama: 47% McCain: 44% Pennsylvania: Obama +4 Obama: 47% McCain: 43% Nevada: Obama +4 Obama: 47% McCain: 43% Colorado Obama +5 […]

November 2nd, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

AP Poll: Obama Leads In 8 Swing States

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Colorado, Florida, McCain, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Polls, Virginia

Good signs on the state level (.pdf), even if Obama’s numbers are slipping a bit nationally in the past couple days. Colorado: Obama +9 Obama: 50% McCain: 41% Florida: Obama + 2 Obama: 45% McCain: 43% Nevada: Obama +12 Obama: 52% McCain: 40% New Hampshire: Obama +18 Obama: 55% McCain: 37% North Carolina: Obama +2 […]

October 29th, 2008 | Permalink| 9 Comments »

TIME/CNN: Obama Leading In 4 Of 5 Bush 2004 States

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Polls, Virginia, West Virginia

The only good news here for McCain is that West Virginia is still in his corner. Still, that’s only a single digit lead and these are all states that Bush carried in 2004. Nevada: +5 Obama Obama 51% McCain 46% North Carolina: +4 Obama Obama 51% McCain 47% Ohio: +4 Obama Obama 50% McCain 46% […]

October 22nd, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Early Voting In North Carolina Heavily Favors Dems

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, McCain, North Carolina, Voting

Apparently they have a program this year that allows you to register to vote and vote on the same day, and that has helped turn out nearly 500,000 people so far, or 9% of the state’s 5.5M registered voters. WSJ shares the details… Of those voting in person, registered Democrats accounted for 61%, Republicans accounted […]

October 22nd, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Early Voting Favoring Both Candidates

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Democrats, Florida, Georgia, Independents, Nevada, North Carolina, Republicans, Voting

TIME has the numbers. In Nevada and North Carolina it favors Obama… Cumulative early-vote totals in the Las Vegas area show ballots were cast by 31,875 Democrats and 13,371 Republicans through midday Monday. Republicans had the advantage in absentee balloting, 6,616 to 6,161 through noon Monday. In the Reno area, a similar pattern occurred twice […]

October 21st, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »