Posted in campaign 2018 Media NCGOP Politics

#ncpol: NCGOP still fumbling & bumbling NC Supreme Court race

Spectrum News just released a poll: Granted, it’s registered voters and not likely voters. But it does fall in line with previous info we’ve seen.  Earls’s lead is clearly outside the margin of error.  Even if Jackson scoops up ALL the undecideds, it’s not enough to catch Earls. The NCGOP…

Posted in campaign 2018 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: DeLuca for NC House?

Somebody is apparently thinking about it.  Check out this tweet from longtime NCGA staffer Gerry Cohen: For those of you keeping score, DeLuca JUST stepped down as the boss at Civitas.  Ball is a freshman Democrat from the Raleigh area who knocked off Republican incumbent Gary Pendleton in 2016. Granted, poll…

Posted in Congress Media NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

Poll: Tillis among the least popular incumbent senators in DC

The Morning Consult has another poll.  They’ve done this for all 50 governors.  Now, they’re doing it for all 100 US senators.  According to a poll of 255,120 registered voters in 50 states from July 1 to Sept. 30, here is what we know:  Bernie Sanders and Pat Leahy, both…

Posted in Congress Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncpol: Oh, look. A Poll !!!

Civitas has released some polling on the political environment in North Carolina.  (I, for one, am surprised that they had the courage to do it — given their total submission to and beatdown by Bert & Ernie not long ago.)  Here are some of their more interesting findings: Fifty percent…

Posted in Media Politics Uncategorized

A REAL inconvenient truth: Driveby poll shows most Americans want Confederate statues left alone

Behind all of the frothing-at-the-mouth race-baiters and whimpering snowflakes the drivebys are peppering us with, there is ACTUALLY some truth: A new poll from PBS has found the majority of Americans of all races believe statues honoring the leaders of the confederacy should remain and only a small minority believes…

Posted in Congress Media Politics Richard Burr Thom Tillis

#ncpol: Thom WHO ???

That’s right. According to a major national survey, a whopping 30 percent of North Carolina voters say they either Don’t Know who Thom Tillis is, or have No Opinion of him.  (Only Michigan Democrat Gary Peters fared worse.  Thirty-four percent of his constituents either don’t know his name or have…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

THREE IN A ROW: Another poll showing Trump leading in NC

We’ve seen WRAL’s poll, and the one done by Red Wolf.  Now here comes The Trafalgar Group   with a poll showing Donald Trump leading Hillary Clinton in North Carolina by a margin of 49.13% to 44.16%.  The poll, taken of 1150 likely voters in NC between 10/27 and 11/1 has…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

New polling confirms potential GOP wave in NC

WRAL and SurveyUSA told us yesterday that Donald Trump was pulling away from Hillary Clinton in The Tar Heel State.  A new poll by Red Wolf Public Sector, conducted on November 1, supports those findings and reveals an even larger pro-Republican trend among the state’s electorate. WRAL had Trump leading Hillary…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

Breitbart / Gravis Poll: Tight races for Burr, Trump in NC

This one is of 694 voters across North Carolina. It was conducted on Sept. 23 and has a margin of error of +-3.7 percent.  Here we go:  Obama approval:  This sucker is EVENLY SPLIT DOWN THE MIDDLE.  Of the O-fans, only 37% say they “strongly approve.” Of the O-haters, 42%…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media Politics

Meredith College poll: Trump, Burr DOWN; McCrory UP

I can’t remember Meredith EVER being involved in the political polling game.  But here they are:  President:  Clinton leads Trump 38-35 among likely voters.  A whopping 21 percent of North Carolinians, according to these folks, are undecided.   With Clinton voters, the economy is the number one issue.  With Trump…