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2014-02-01 23:03:56

According to the latest Gravis Marketing Public Opinion Poll, the 2014 election for Governor of Pennsylvania has become a wide-open affair, as Tom Corbett’s support from his base constituency has all but eroded with likely contenders in the 2014 general election pulling these disaffected supporters to their own camps. Winter Springs, Florida (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 The Latest Gravis Marketing public opinion poll shows a wide-open race for Governor of the State Of Pennsylvania. A...

2010-12-15 08:04:00

Better Communicator Has Won Every General Election Since Beginning of 24/7 Media Age in 1980; Marco Rubio, Haley Barbour, Mike Huckabee Rank Highest WASHINGTON, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Marco Rubio, Haley Barbour and Mike Huckabee are the Republican candidates most likely to defeat President Obama in 2012, according to a new analysis released today. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101215/DC14385LOGO) The study assesses the 18 most likely Republican candidates...

2010-09-23 08:10:00

Divisive primaries may waste precious campaign resources and damage the primary winner's reputation and chances to win the general election, according to a study in the current American Politics Research (published by SAGE). The timing of the primary in proximity to the general election can also play a role in the results. To test the effects of divisive primary battles on general election outcomes, researchers gathered primary and general election vote data for all incumbent House races...

2010-05-05 06:02:00

LONDON, May 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Why a Decisive Election Outcome is Imperative - We Need 'Action This Day' - We Must Tackle the Deficit - a Hung Parliament Will Result in Dangerous Indecision The British electorate needs to be decisive on 6th May, since it is imperative that government signals positive intent to the markets by taking immediate and resolute action over excessive public spending and a spiralling national debt. In the midst of stormy economic seas, the...

2008-10-10 18:00:34

EDITOR'S NOTE: Political Notes is a periodic compilation of announcements. The number of registered voters in Maryland has already climbed this year, as the Nov. 4 General Election approaches. The registration deadline is Tuesday. There were 3.32 million registered voters in Maryland as of Tuesday, an increase of about 180,000 voters from 3.14 million in late January, according to the state Board of Elections. The bulk of that jump was for the Democratic Party, which gained nearly...

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