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High Point U. Poll: McCrory down BIG; Burr, Trump in statistical tie

This survey was of 404 likely voters via telephone between September 17 and 22.  (Margin of Error? +-4.9%.)  Here’s what we learned:  Governor: Roy Cooper leads Pat McCrory 49-41.   THAT should concern the governor’s team because it puts the Democrat challenger ahead outside of…

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#ncsen: First, the Bengals & Panthers. Now, it’s Kay &Thom.

High Point University’s polling gurus says we have a tie on our hands: Hagan 40, Tillis 40, Haugh 7.  A total of 584 likely voters were surveyed between September 30 and October 2, and then from October 4 to October 9.  The margin of error…

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#NCSEN: High Point U. poll says Hagan 42, Tillis 40, Haugh 6

Even though Kay Hagan is on top here, this survey represents some of the best polling news in weeks for Thom Tillis. The survey — 410 likely voters from 9/13 to 9/18 — has a margin of error of roughly +-5 percent.  THAT puts things…