Archive for the 'West Virginia' Category

Obama Will Lose West Virginia Big Today

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Hillary, Polls, West Virginia

To the polls… Suffolk University has him down by 36 points, with 16% still undecided. American Research Group has him down by 43, with 11% still undecided. Rasmussen has him down by 29, with 27% still undecided. TSG/Orion Strategies has him down 40, with 14% undecided. The one bit of good news for Obama? The […]

May 13th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Clinton’s Leads in KY and WV Point to Lingering Problems for Obama

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in Barack, Hillary, Kentucky, West Virginia

Polls indicate that Hillary Clinton is headed for landslide victories in Kentucky’s and West Virginia’s primaries. She leads by 29 and 34 points respectively. Unfortunately for Clinton, this is what’s known as too little, too late. Still, the Barack Obama campaign has to be concerned that the Illinois Senator is still underperforming in states with […]

May 12th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Rockefeller Apologizes to McCain

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in McCain, West Virginia

Senator John D. Rockefeller IV recently had some unkind words to say about John McCain. In attempt to paint the Republican presidential nominee as out-of-touch with common people, Rockefeller said: ”McCain was a fighter pilot, who dropped laser-guided missiles from 35,000 feet. He was long gone when they hit. What happened when they get to […]

April 9th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Huckabee Wins West Virginia

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Huckabee, McCain, Republicans, Romney, West Virginia

Because of their “unique” caucus rules, West Virginians had to vote twice. After the first vote, Romney had the top spot, Huckabee was second and McCain was third. But a candidate has to get over 50% in order to get the winner-take-all delegates, and Romney only had 40.9%. Then McCain called his people and told […]

February 5th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »