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G.O.P. Gains Strength and Obama Gets Low Marks, Poll Finds

A New York Times/CBS News poll shows that President Obama’s approval ratings are similar to those of President George W. Bush when Democrats swept Congress in the 2006 elections. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Brazil poll shows Silva ahead of Rousseff for October election

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Opposition candidate Marina Silva has increased her lead slightly over President Dilma Rousseff in an expected second-round runoff to Brazil's election next month, a new poll showed on Tuesday. The survey by the Ibope polling firm said Silva's support among voters in a simulated runoff was unchanged at 43 percent, but Rousseff […]

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Brazil’s Rousseff slips in poll ahead of October election

BRASILIA (Reuters) – President Dilma Rousseff has lost ground to her main challenger, Marina Silva, less than three weeks before Brazil's presidential election, which will likely be decided in a close second-round runoff, a poll showed on Tuesday. The survey by the Ibope polling firm said support for Silva, a renowned environmentalist, has remained unchanged […]

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U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm Holds Narrow Lead in Poll

U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm is holding onto a razor-thin lead in his battle to defend his Staten Island seat against challenger Domenic Recchia, according to a new poll released Tuesday evening. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Brazil election poll shows Rousseff almost even with Silva

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff is running almost even with her main rival, Marina Silva, in a likely second-round runoff in the October presidential election, a poll published on Monday showed. Silva has 42 percent of voter support in the expected runoff, one percentage point ahead of Rousseff, according to a survey by […]

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Brazil election poll shows very tight presidential race

By Anthony Boadle BRASILIA (Reuters) – President Dilma Rousseff is running neck-and-neck with her main rival, Marina Silva, less than three weeks before Brazil's presidential election that will likely go down to the wire in a runoff, a poll published on Monday showed. The new survey was consistent with polls last week that showed Rousseff […]

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New Hampshire Senate race tied between Brown, Shaheen: poll

BOSTON (Reuters) – Former Massachusetts U.S. Senator Scott Brown has pulled even with incumbent New Hampshire Democratic U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen in his bid to unseat her this fall, according to the first poll of likely voters since Brown won a three-way Republican primary. Some 48 percent of likely voters plan to vote for Shaheen […]

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Americans Support Striking Islamic Militants, Poll Shows

Voters by a wide margin support President Barack Obama’s decision to strike the militant group Islamic State, but they have less confidence that his plans will succeed, a new poll finds. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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New Poll Has 2012 Loser Mitt Romney Leading Potential 2016 GOP Candidates in Iowa

New Poll Has 2012 Loser Mitt Romney Leading Potential 2016 GOP Candidates in Iowa – Politics Informer Video

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Brazil poll shows Rousseff catching up with Silva in runoff

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has recovered support and would run a tight race with opposition candidate Marina Silva if October's election leads to a runoff vote, polls published on Wednesday showed. Silva, the Brazilian Socialist Party's candidate, would have 47 percent of voter support in a second-round vote, against 43 percent for Rousseff of the […]

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