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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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Poll: GOP Expands Advantage Days Before Midterm Election

Republicans have expanded their advantage in the final days of the midterm campaign and now hold an 11-point lead among likely voters on the question of which party should control Congress, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News/Annenberg survey finds. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Brazil’s Rousseff, Neves running neck-and-neck on eve of vote: poll

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Pro-business candidate Aecio Neves is running neck-and-neck with leftist incumbent Dilma Rousseff on the eve of a runoff vote that will decide Brazil’s presidential election, a poll published on Saturday said. Neves has 45.3 percent voter support against 44.7 percent for President Rousseff, the survey by the smaller MDA research company said. […]

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Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist and Florida Governor Rick Scott take part in a gubernatorial debate

Florida governor’s race a dead heat, poll shows

By Bill Cotterell TALLAHASSEE Fla. (Reuters) – Florida Governor Rick Scott and his challenger for re-election, former Governor Charlie Crist, are locked in a dead heat in their race to run the nation's largest swing state, poll results released on Wednesday show. The Quinnipiac University Poll results show Scott, a Republican, and Crist, a former […]

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U.S. Representative Gardner refers to ad from a Colorado-based group called the Thanks Obamacare campaign, as he questions Sebelius during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing in Washington

Colorado candidates for U.S. Senate effectively tied: Reuters-Ipsos poll

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The two candidates vying for a U.S. Senate seat in Colorado, one of the states that could decide whether Republicans win control of the upper chamber of Congress on Nov. 4, are effectively tied, according to a Reuters-Ipsos poll released on Wednesday. The online survey showed Republican Cory Gardner with 47 percent […]

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Brazil's presidential candidates Neves of Brazilian Social Democratic Party attends a news conference in Rio de Janeiro

Brazil poll shows Neves leading election, at odds with major surveys

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Opposition candidate Aecio Neves has a shrinking lead over President Dilma Rousseff in Brazil's presidential race, an outlying poll showed on Friday, at odds with major pollsters that report a growing lead for the incumbent. The new poll conducted by Sensus showed Neves with 54.6 percent of valid voter support and […]

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Democrat Michelle Nunn leads tight U.S. Senate race in Georgia: poll

By Colleen Jenkins (Reuters) – Democrat Michelle Nunn has a narrow lead in the U.S. Senate race in Georgia, according to a poll released on Friday, ensuring the state’s open seat will remain a key national focus as Democrats and Republicans fight for majority control of the chamber. Nunn, the daughter of Georgia’s former U.S. […]

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Fox News Poll: The American Dream is alive — for now

Most Americans believe they have achieved the American Dream — or will eventually. And that they’re better off than their parents. However, most say the next generation will be worse off, according to a Fox News poll released Thursday. Full News here – FOX News

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