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Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally with Republican candidate for the United States Senate Scott Brown at Gilchrist Metal Fabricating in Hudson

Romney tops Republican poll for ’16; ahead of Clinton in election

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Mitt Romney, the Republican Party's unsuccessful presidential nominee in 2012, leads the field for the 2016 election among Republican voters, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released on Wednesday. The former Massachusetts governor would have a slight edge over potential Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton by 45 percent to 44 percent in a […]

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Poll Finds Americans Want Parties to Work Together

Americans are largely pleased with the outcome of this month’s midterm elections but have little faith that Republican gains in the House and Senate will prompt the two parties to work more closely to solve the nation’s problems, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Consumers Satisfied With Health Exchanges, Poll Finds

Consumers who bought health insurance through the Affordable Care Act exchanges say they are satisfied with their purchases. Full News here – First Draft

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Pablo Iglesias, head of leftist group "Podemos", or "We Can", addresses journalists during a press briefing at the European Parliament in Strasbourg

Official poll confirms surge of support for newcomer Podemos

MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish political newcomer Podemos would come a close third in a parliamentary election, a closely-watched official poll indicated on Wednesday, confirming a surge of support for the upstart that has shaken up Spain's two-party system. Spaniards have become disillusioned with the ruling People's Party and the opposition Socialists following a string of […]

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Fox News Exit Poll: Dissatisfaction with Obama, economy keys GOP wave

Dissatisfaction with President Obama, along with concern about the future of the economy and a sense the country is on the wrong track, contributed to a wave of Republican pickups, including Republican control of the U.S. Senate and additional gains in the U.S. House of Representatives. Full News here – FOX News

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5 Takeaways From the WSJ/NBC News Poll

The long 2014 midterm election campaign comes to an end Tuesday, and many signs point to a good night for Republicans. Here are five takeaways from the latest Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll; Full News here – Washington Wire

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5 Takeaways From the WSJ/NBC News Poll

The long 2014 midterm election campaign comes to an end Tuesday, and many signs point to a good night for Republicans. Here are five takeaways from the latest Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll; Full News here – Washington Wire

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U.S. Rep. Braley questions GM CEO Barra during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington

Crucial Iowa Senate race tied; Romney, Clinton lead for 2016: Reuters/Ipsos poll

By Gabriel Debenedetti WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The high-profile U.S. Senate race in Iowa is a dead heat, with Democratic Representative Bruce Braley and Republican state Senator Joni Ernst each garnering the support of 45 percent of likely voters, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll. Braley and Ernst have been locked in a tight race that […]

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Democratic challenger, former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist (L) and Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott, shake hands after participating in their second debate in Davie

Crist sees slight lead over Scott in Florida race for governor: poll

By Bill Cotterell TALLAHASSEE Fla. (Reuters) – Former Governor Charlie Crist holds a large edge among independent voters, giving him a narrow lead over incumbent Republican Governor Rick Scott in their bid for the nation's largest swing state, a statewide poll on Thursday showed. The results, released by Quinnipiac University in the final week of […]

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Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett campaigns at Valley Forge Military Academy in Wayne

Pennsylvania governor narrows gap but trails in re-election bid: poll

By David DeKok HARRISBURG Pa. (Reuters) – Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett is closing in but still trails his Democratic challenger among likely voters in next week's gubernatorial election, a poll showed on Wednesday. Democrat Tom Wolf leads 53 to 40 percent over the Republican incumbent, according to the Franklin & Marshall College poll. The latest […]

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