North Carolina Senate Race Is Extremely Close

By: Thursday August 21, 2014 1:40 pm

The entire race could hinge on whether or not Haugh’s support holds up as we get closer to the election. Suffolk found his supporters lean towards Tillis as their second choice by a margin of 54 percent to 35 percent, which is why when PPP ask people who they would vote if Haugh weren’t on the ballot Hagan’s lead drops to just one point.


Another State Where Majority Supports Marijuana Legalization: Delaware

By: Tuesday March 25, 2014 12:09 pm

The list of states where a majority support marijuana legalization keeps growing at a rapid pace with Delaware becoming the latest addition.

Poll Confirms Support for Marijuana Legalization Has Grown in Colorado Since Implementation

By: Wednesday March 19, 2014 5:20 pm

So far there is no indication in popular opinion of any blowback from marijuana legalization in Colorado. The people there have now been able to experience having recreational marijuana stores in the state for over two months, and support for legalization has increased modestly in that time. Currently, 57 percent of voters think marijuana should [...]

Colorado Tried Marijuana Legalization and Still Likes It

By: Monday December 9, 2013 3:23 pm

After living with legal marijuana for a year the people of Colorado continue to believe legalization was the right move for their state. A new survey of Colorado voters by Public Policy Polling finds support for marijuana legalization essentially unchanged since 2012.

Majority in Maryland Backs Marijuana Legalization

By: Monday November 11, 2013 7:40 am

There is now a second poll confirming that a majority of people in Maryland want marijuana to be fully legalized. A new Goucher Poll found that 51 percent adults in Maryland think marijuana should be made legal in their state while only 40 percent support continuing the prohibition.

Analysis: Maine Voters Appear Ready to Approve Marijuana Legalization

By: Friday November 8, 2013 12:15 pm

On Tuesday the voters in Portland, Maine’s largest city, overwhelmingly approved a local measure legalizing marijuana for adults. The measure won 67.3 percent yes to 32.7 percent no. The obvious next question is what might these results tell us about opinions across the entire state.

Shutdown Hurt GOP Chances in the Senate

By: Wednesday October 16, 2013 9:45 am

Another day and yet another poll showing the government shutdown has hurt Republicans. New polling shows the Democrats are in solid shape to hold the Senate next year.

Poll: Shutdown Could Cost GOP the House

By: Monday October 7, 2013 7:49 am

All the public polling data over the past two weeks shows this shutdown is hurting the Republican party. The only real question is how badly.

62% of Florida Voters Would Back Medical Marijuana Amendment

By: Thursday October 3, 2013 12:35 pm

There is good news from the Sunshine State. A new Public Policy Polling survey found that 62 percent of voters in the state would support a ballot measure legalizing medical marijuana. Only 26 percent said they would likely oppose one and 12 percent are undecided.

More Evidence Shutdown Is Hurting GOP

By: Wednesday October 2, 2013 7:34 am

The fact that Republicans are now trying to reduce the pain of the government shutdown with several small bills is a clear sign they are the ones starting to feel the blame. Another indication that this shutdown is hurting the Republican brand is a new poll by Public Policy Polling.

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