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Presidential candidate and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff speaks during the first television debate in Sao Paulo

New Brazil poll shows Silva beating Rousseff in runoff

By Anthony Boadle BRASILIA (Reuters) – Environmentalist Marina Silva would handily beat President Dilma Rousseff if Brazil's October election goes to a runoff, a poll showed on Wednesday, an outcome that seemed unimaginable just a few weeks ago and one that would put an end to 12 years of Workers' Party rule. Silva would win […]

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Shaheen-Brown Senate Matchup Tightens in New Hampshire, Poll Shows

The contest for New Hampshire’s Senate seat is narrowing, a new WMUR/Granite State Poll has found, but many voters have not decided definitely which candidate to support. The poll, conducted by the University of New Hampshire Survey Center and released Thursday, found that 46% of likely voters said they would vote for Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, while […]

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Brazil's President Rousseff and presidential candidate Neves attend the wake for Eduardo Campos in Recife

Landmark Brazil poll contains good news for Rousseff

By Brian Winter SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Although a new poll shows Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff suddenly facing a tougher road to re-election, she also saw a sharp recovery in her approval ratings and resilient voter support through what will likely be the campaign's most emotional and volatile period. The first poll since the death […]

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Brazilian politician Silva grabs the hand of the widow of Eduardo Campos in Recife

Silva surges in Brazil election poll, runoff looks certain

By Anthony Boadle BRASILIA (Reuters) – Marina Silva's entry into Brazil's presidential race will almost certainly force the October election into a second-round runoff and the environmentalist could even unseat President Dilma Rousseff, according to a poll released on Monday. It showed Silva with the support of 21 percent of voters, almost three times more […]

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Fox News poll: Voters to Congress — Do something! Anything! on immigration

By a more than three-to-one margin, voters would pick immigration reform that only includes a pathway to citizenship over no Congressional action at all — if those were the only two options on the table.  Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff speaks during a news conference after a meeting at the CNI headquarters in Brasilia

Brazil’s Neves narrows Rousseff lead for Oct vote: IBOPE poll

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff would win re-election in a likely second-round run-off in October, but main challenger Aecio Neves has narrowed her lead, a new poll by the IBOPE polling institute showed on Thursday. Voter support for leftist Rousseff ahead of the Oct. 5 election was unchanged at 38 percent, while center-right Neves gained one […]

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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton addresses the Center for American Progress 10th Anniversary policy forum in Washington

Clinton trumps Christie for president in New Jersey voter poll

New Jersey voters favor Democrat Hillary Clinton over their own Governor Chris Christie in the 2016 presidential race, according to a poll released on Wednesday. Clinton, the former secretary of state and U.S. senator from neighboring New York, would be more fit as commander in chief than Republican Christie, said half of those polled by […]

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WSJ/NBC Poll Finds Widespread Economic Anxiety

Americans are registering record levels of anxiety about the opportunities available to younger generations and are pessimistic about the nation’s long-term prospects, directing their blame at elected leaders in Washington. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Cuomo’s Approval Ratings Down, Poll Shows

The New York governor’s favorable ratings fell to their lowest level, but he still holds a large lead over his GOP challenger, according to the Wall Street Journal/NBC 4 New York/Marist poll Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Poll: Opposition to Health Law Hits a Record

Opposition to the federal health-care law hit a record 53% in the latest tracking survey by the Kaiser Family Foundation. Full News here – Washington Wire

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