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Fox News poll: Voters say Obama should stay off 2014 campaign trail

We’re about four months out from the 2014 midterm elections. Yet, if they were held today — which is how the question is posed to registered voters in the Fox News national poll — 43 percent would support the Democratic candidate in their House district and 41 percent the Republican.  Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Brazil's President Rousseff looks on during a welcoming ceremony for EU Commission President Barroso before a meeting at the Alvorada Palace in Brasilia

Poll shows Brazil’s Rousseff would win presidential runoff

Brazil President Dilma Rousseff would win a second-round runoff against either opponent and has 38 percent of voter support ahead of her October re-election bid, a new poll by the IBOPE polling institute showed on Tuesday.     Her main challenger, Aecio Neves, has the backing of 22 percent of potential voters while Eduardo Campos has […]

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Poll: Clinton Overshadows Warren, Other Possible 2016 Contenders

Some Democrats have so long assumed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be their party’s standard-barer in 2016 that they have neglected to take note of other potential candidates, a new poll shows. Full News here – Washington Wire

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie talks with the media at the National Governors Association convention Saturday, July 12, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

One in three Iowa Republicans dislikes Chris Christie: poll

Possible presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Chris Christie face challenges in Iowa, a new NBC News/Marist poll finds. Full News here – Politics News Headlines – Yahoo News

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U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen takes part in the Reuters Washington Summit in Washington

Democrat holding lead in New Hampshire Senate race: poll

Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire is holding off a challenge from Republican Scott Brown, according to a poll released on Wednesday, although the former U.S. senator from Massachusetts is gaining ground. Shaheen has the support of some 50 percent of registered voters, with 42 percent favoring Brown, who stunned Massachusetts Democrats […]

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Krauthammer: Poll results show ‘Obama doesn’t know how to govern’

The poll released Wednesday found 33 percent of voters called Obama the worst president since World War II, with 28 percent choosing President George W. Bush.  Full News here – FOXNews.com

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President Obama makes remarks on the economy

U.S. poll: more voters see Obama as worst president in modern times

Two years into President Barack Obama's second term, more voters say they are dissatisfied with his administration's handling of everything from the economy to foreign policy, giving him the worst marks of any modern U.S. president, a poll on Wednesday said. In a survey of 1,446 registered voters, 33 percent said Obama was the worst […]

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Tea Party’s Poll Setbacks Don’t Limit Its Clout

Republican Sen. Thad Cochran’s runoff victory on Tuesday exposed the limits of tea-party power at the polls, but conservative activists retain considerable influence in Congress. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Conservatives Plan to Use Poll Watchers in Mississippi

Conservatives backing State Senator Chris McDaniel are organizing poll watchers to monitor Senator Thad Cochran’s effort to bring Democrats in to vote in the runoff election. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards announces his run for congress in Baton Rouge

Louisiana’s Edwards, after eight years in prison, leads poll in House bid

By Lisa Bose McDermott SHREVEPORT La. (Reuters) – Former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards, who served eight years in prison for racketeering, leads a crowded field for a November open primary in his bid for a U.S. House of Representatives seat but trails head-to-head against two rivals he could face in a runoff, according to a […]

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