Archive for the 'Pennsylvania' Category

McCain’s Hopes Hinge on Pennsylvania

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in McCain, Pennsylvania

As every indicator points to a Barack Obama win tomorrow, let’s pause to consider if there’s any reasonable scenario that could lead to a John McCain electoral college win, even if he loses the popular vote. Unless the state-by-state polls are grossly inaccurate, McCain’s chances are not great — but he does have one potential […]

November 3rd, 2008 | Permalink| 9 Comments »

Reverend Wright Ad Shows Up In Pennsylvania

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, McCain, Pennsylvania, Race, Religion, Video

You knew it had to happen. But what’s surprising is this was created and is being funded by the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. In fact, their user account on YouTube only has two videos in it, with this being one of them. Will McCain denounce this tactic? We shall see… Tweet

November 2nd, 2008 | Permalink| 8 Comments »

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 »

CNN: Obama Leads In 7 Out Of 7 Battlegrounds

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Colorado, Florida, Iowa, McCain, Minnesota, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, Polls, Virginia

The poll of polls reveals Obama holding steady. Colorado… CNN’s new Colorado Poll of Polls shows Obama leading McCain by 6 points 51% to 45%; The last Colorado Poll of Polls –- released Saturday –- showed Obama leading McCain by 7 points. Florida… An average of polls conducted in battleground Florida, shows Obama leading McCain […]

November 2nd, 2008 | Permalink| 3 Comments »

Meet Marge Tartaglione, Philly Voting Czar

By American News Project | Related entries in Bad Decisions, Breaking News, Constitution, D.C., Democrats, Discuss, Dumb Things Said By Smart People, Electoral College, General Politics, In The News, Law, Media, Pennsylvania, Republicans, United States, Voting, WTF?

Philadelphia is shaping up to be a key city in a key battleground state in this election, but machine problems and long lines may plague the polling stations and voter disenfranchisement will be a serious risk. Unfortunately for voters, the people charged with running a smooth election in Philly seem surprisingly unconcerned. Philly’s veritable election czar, Marge Tartaglione (D), in particular, shocked ANP with her comments at a recent hearing. See more videos at http://americannewsproject.com

November 1st, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Mason/Dixon: Race Tight In Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Arizona

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, McCain, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, Polls

A bit of a surprise today, especially with the Pennsylvania and Minnesota numbers. Because I think this is one of the first polls I’ve seen that suggests those races are even close. Pennsylvania: Obama +4 Obama: 47% McCain: 43% Minnesota: Obama + 8 Obama: 48% McCain: 40% Arizona: McCain +4 McCain: 48% Obama: 44% Frankly, […]

October 30th, 2008 | Permalink| 3 Comments »

Quinnipiac: Obama Leads In Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Florida, McCain, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Polls

Quinnipiac thinks it’s too little too late for McCain in Ohio and Pennsylvania, but thinks he could pull it off in Florida. I still don’t think Obama can pull Ohio off, but I’m willing to be wrong. :-) The numbers and cross tabs… Florida: Obama +2 Obama: 47% McCain: 45% (Obama was ahead by 5) […]

October 29th, 2008 | Permalink| No 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 »

ANP: Voters Sue Pennsylvania, Election Official Scoffs

By American News Project | Related entries in D.C., Democrats, Discuss, Dumb Things Said By Smart People, Elections, Electoral College, Ethics, In The News, Internet, Media, News, Pennsylvania, Polls, Race, Video, Voting, WTF?

Hi, this is Danielle Ivory at the American News Project in DC. Thanks to Justin Gardner for allowing us to post story items here! We’ll start doing this regularly next week. Just by way of introduction, the ANP is an independent non-profit video news organization in DC. We produce pieces for the web, but offer […]

October 25th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Strategic Vision: McCain Ahead In Ohio, Florida; Obama Ahead In Pennsylvania

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Florida, McCain, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Polls

Some good news for McCain today, but considering he has pulled out of Colorado in favor of Pennsylvania, this poll also surfaces some cold, hard truths about his chances to win. Ohio: McCain +3 McCain 48% Obama 45% Florida: McCain +2 McCain 48% Obama 46% Pennsylvania: Obama +7 Obama 50% McCain 43% While Obama has […]

October 24th, 2008 | Permalink| 8 Comments »