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Fox News Calls Virginia For Obama

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Virginia

That’s right. Fox News. They’ve actually been very aggressive tonight. However…I’m not so sure. I think they could be right, but it’s a bit too early for this call. Still, it wouldn’t surprise me. Tweet

November 4th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Virginia Exit Polls Favor Obama

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, McCain, Polls, Virginia

Again, via Hotline… – Obama leading men by 6% and women by 12% – African-American turnout is 21% — unchanged from ‘04 – 90% of voters think the economy is not so good/poor — a group breaking 56-43% in Obama’s favor – McCain leading 59-38% among white men and 57-43% among white women More as […]

November 4th, 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 »

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 »

TIME/CNN: McCain, Obama Split Battlegrounds

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Missouri, Polls, Virginia

The big news here is that Colorado is really starting to turn blue, and nearly every news organization has changed it to lean Obama. Because while wins in Georgia and Missouri would be nice, Obama doesn’t need them. But he does need wins in Colorado, Virginia and Nevada if he doesn’t want to worry about […]

October 29th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

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 »

Poll: Obama Up 9 In Virginia

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, McCain, Polls, Virginia

Obama – 52% McCain – 43% Want to know how stable Obama’s lead is at this point? Look no further than Virginia. Public Policy Polling ran the numbers back in the early part of October at the numbers were 51 to 43 in favor of Obama. Virginia’s going blue this election. Count on it. Some […]

October 26th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

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 »

“Real Virginians”

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Dumb Things Said By Smart People, McCain, Video, Virginia

I wonder how a third of the voting population would react to the McCain’s Nancy Pfotenhauer characterizing them as basically “fake” Virginians. And even given the chance to take it back, she didn’t? No wonder Virginia’s turning blue this year. I can’t wait for Doug to weigh in on this. Tweet

October 18th, 2008 | Permalink| 4 Comments »

Rasmussen: CO, FL, MO, OH, VA

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

Not much change from last week to this week, so the story is essentially that Obama’s numbers are holding steady in these key battleground states with 21 days left. Florida Obama 51, McCain 46 Week ago: Obama 52, McCain 45) Missouri Obama 50, McCain 47 Last week: Obama 50, McCain 47 North Carolina Obama 48, […]

October 13th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »