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Brazil's President and Workers' Party (PT) presidential candidate Rousseff takes part in a TV debate in Sao Paulo

Brazil’s Rousseff gains on Neves ahead of Sunday runoff: poll

BRASILIA (Reuters) – President Dilma Rousseff has gained 1 percentage point on her rival Aecio Neves ahead of an Oct. 26 runoff to Brazil's presidential election, a new poll showed on Wednesday. The leftist incumbent has 47 percent of voter support, according to the survey by polling firm Datafolha, up from 46 percent in the […]

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Brazil's presidential candidates Neves of Brazilian Social Democratic Party greets Rousseff of Workers Party after television debate at Bandeirantes TV studio in Sao Paulo

Brazil election poll shows Rousseff gains ground against Neves

BRASILIA (Reuters) – President Dilma Rousseff has gained some ground, but remains locked in a fierce battle for votes with rival Aecio Neves ahead of the Oct. 26 runoff to Brazil's presidential election, a new poll showed on Monday. The leftist incumbent has 46 percent of voter support against 43 percent for Neves, according to […]

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Poll shows Rousseff gaining momentum as Brazil election nears

By Walter Brandimarte RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – President Dilma Rousseff is gaining momentum but remains locked in a dead heat with challenger Aecio Neves ahead of Sunday's runoff to Brazil's presidential election, a survey by pollster MDA showed on Monday. Pro-business candidate Neves had retained a slight but statistically insignificant lead over leftist Rousseff […]

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Poll: Likely Voters Favor GOP-Led Congress

Voters likely to cast ballots in the midterm elections favor a Republican-led Congress over a Democratic one, 49% to 44%, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News/Annenberg survey finds. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Brazil's President and presidential candidate Dilma Rousseff of the Workers Party (PT) holds a star toy during a meeting with educators in Sao Paulo

Brazil election poll gives Neves wide advantage over Rousseff

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Opposition candidate Aecio Neves would defeat President Dilma Rousseff by almost 13 percentage points in the Oct. 26 runoff to Brazil's presidential election, according to a poll published on Friday. The poll was conducted by Sensus, a research institute that is not as closely watched as Brazil's larger polling firms Ibope and […]

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Brazil's presidential candidates Neves of Brazilian Social Democratic Party greets Rousseff of Workers Party after television debate at Bandeirantes TV studio in Sao Paulo

Brazil’s Rousseff and Neves even ahead of October 26 runoff: poll

BRASILIA (Reuters) – President Dilma Rousseff and her pro-business challenger Aecio Neves are still running neck and neck ahead of the Oct. 26 runoff to Brazil's presidential election, a new poll showed on Wednesday. Neves has 45 percent of voter support against 43 percent for leftist incumbent Rousseff, one percentage point less than each candidate […]

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Brazil’s Rousseff and Neves locked in even race for president: Ibope poll

BRASILIA (Reuters) – President Dilma Rousseff and challenger Aecio Neves are locked in a tight battle for votes ahead of the Oct. 26 runoff to Brazil’s presidential election, a poll published on Wednesday said. Neves has 45 percent of voter support against 43 percent for Rousseff, the surveys by the Ibope research firm showed, the […]

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Capital Journal Daybreak: Room for Surprises on Nov. 4, Poll Shows | Senate Battle Puts White House Agenda on Hold

The Journal’s morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Romney leads among likely 2016 Iowa Republican caucusgoers in new poll

Despite the 2012 Republican nominee’s continued assertions that he will not run for president again, Romney is still the top pick for likely Iowa Republican 2016 caucusgoers, according to a new poll.  Full News here – FOX News

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5 Takeaways From the October WSJ/NBC News Poll

Here are some main takeaways of the new WSJ/NBC News poll. Full News here – Washington Wire

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