The presidential race has become more competitive in the swing states as a result of the first debate, but the movement in Mitt Romney direction has been modest. According to the latest NBC News/WSJ/Marist polls, the race has only moved a few points in Romney’s direction in Virginia and Ohio, while there has been no change in Florida.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday October 11, 2012 8:00 am|
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday October 3, 2012 7:35 am|
The latest set of NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist polls show the race moving marginally in Mitt Romney’s direction. After multiple bad weeks, it appears Romney’s nose-dive has finally stopped. In Florida and Virginia Romney is almost tied with Obama, but Obama still holds a solid advantage in Ohio.
|By: Jon Walker Friday September 21, 2012 8:15 am|
For the past week basically every poll of a “swing state” has found President Obama with a solid lead over Mitt Romney, and a new set of NBC/WSJ/Marist polls are no different. The polling found Obama currently leads by more than the margin of error in Colorado, Iowa, and Wisconsin among likely voters.
|By: Jon Walker Friday September 14, 2012 7:30 am|
Another day of polling and another day of bad news for Mitt Romney. According to a new set of NBC/WSJ/Marist polls of likely voters, President Obama leads in the three biggest swing states – Florida, Ohio and Virginia. In all three state Obama’s lead is outside of the polls’ 3.1% margin of error.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday May 31, 2012 7:15 am|
The presidential election is effectively tied in the swing states of Colorado, Iowa and Nevada according to the latest Marist/NBC News polls. President Obama is technically up by two in Nevada and one in Colorado but those small leads are within the margin of error.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday May 24, 2012 7:30 am|
A flood of new Senate polling holds mixed news for Democrats as they try to retain control despite a very unfriendly map.
|By: Jon Walker Monday April 2, 2012 8:45 am|
Heading into the Wisconsin and Maryland primaries tomorrow Mitt Romney holds a solid lead over Rick Santorum in both states according to Public Policy Polling. In Wisconsin Romney leads by seven, and in Maryland he leads by a very impressive 25 points. Tomorrow’s primaries could be very bad news for Rick Santorum.
|By: Jon Walker Friday March 30, 2012 5:12 pm|
Mitt Romney holds a seven point lead over Rick Santorum in the upcoming Wisconsin primary next Tuesday, according to a new Marist/NBC News poll.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday February 22, 2012 8:00 am|
At the very least it looks like Mitt Romney will secure one win next Tuesday, in Arizona. Next week has GOP primaries in Michigan and Arizona. While polling indicates there is a decent chance Rick Santorum could win Michigan, all the recent polling of Arizona shows Romney with the lead.
|By: Jon Walker Monday January 30, 2012 10:00 am|
Mitt Romney appears to be finishing strong before tomorrow’s Florida primary. The Marist/NBC poll from yesterday found Romney with a 15 point lead. Similarly Quinnipiac now has Romney with a 14 point lead in the sate. The closest poll has his lead at seven points.