Apparently, 32 Percent of Voters aren’t Paying Attention to How Our Elections Work

By: Monday July 14, 2014 9:00 am

A new Rasmussen poll found that 68 percent of voters think the election rules are rigged to help incumbents, which means there is still 32 percent of the voters who aren’t paying enough attention.


No One Thinks We are Winning the War on Drugs

By: Wednesday August 21, 2013 4:00 pm

Over 40 years, millions of arrests and billions dollars have been spent on this war and no one in the country thinks it has been a success.

Romney Leads in Colorado, Obama up in Virginia and Wisconsin

By: Wednesday August 8, 2012 7:25 am

Mitt Romney currently has a five point lead in Colorado, according to the most recent Quinnipiac University/New York Times/CBS News Swing State Poll. While Romney leads in Colorado, Obama still holds the advantage in Virginia and Wisconsin.

61% of Colorado Voters Support Legalizing and Regulating Marijuana

By: Monday June 11, 2012 12:45 pm

A full 61 percent of likely voters in Colorado support legalizing marijuana if it is regulated in a manner similar to the way alcohol and cigarettes are currently regulated, according to a Rasmussen poll published this weekend. The poll found only 27 percent of voters are firmly opposed to marijuana legalization, even with tough government regulation, while the remaining 12 percent are undecided. This is extremely good news for the the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana like Alcohol which succeeded this year in getting Amendment 64 on the November ballot in Colorado.

56% Want Marijuana Legalized and Regulated Like Alcohol

By: Wednesday May 23, 2012 12:15 pm

A solid majority, 56 percent, of registered American voters favor legalizing marijuana and regulating it in a manner similar to alcohol and tobacco, according to a new Rasmussen poll. Only 36 percent of the country is opposed to legalizing and regulating cannabis. Support for legalization increases a bit if marijuana sales are regulated.

Michigan Primary Remains Extremely Close

By: Monday February 27, 2012 2:00 pm

With the Michigan Republican Presidential Primary tomorrow, polls see the race to be a nearly tied between Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum. Three new polls show the top two contestants within two points of each other. Both PPP and Rasmussen have Romney leading by two points, but the Mitchell/Rosetta Stone Poll has Santorum with a two point lead.

Multiple New Polls All Find Santorum Leading in Michigan

By: Thursday February 16, 2012 9:10 am

Rick Santorum currently holds a solid lead in the upcoming Michigan primary according to four recent polls of the state. In the polls, the Santorum lead over Mitt Romney ranges from 3-10 points.

GOP Race Remains Incredibly Volatile

By: Thursday January 26, 2012 12:35 pm

The huge rapid swings taking place in the Republican primary this year are truly crazy. Only a week ago Newt Gingrich’s overall level of support shot up by double digits nationally in the states with upcoming primaries, South Carolina and Florida. This surge allowed Gingrich to win a significant victory in South Carolina and give him a big lead in the polling in Florida.

Yet in just a few days there are now signs that the momentum may swung quite sharply against Gingrich. Three new polls out today now give Mitt Romney a 7-8 point lead in Florida.

Gingrich Gains Serious Momentum in South Carolina

By: Thursday January 19, 2012 11:05 am

A few of the recent polls of South Carolina still show Mitt Romney leading but there are strong signs that Newt Gingrich has gained some serious momentum after Romney’s poor debate performance this week. For example, the Marist poll, which shows Romney with a large 10 point lead, picked up a big shift in the last day of their polling.

Gingrich Wave May Be Starting to Ebb

By: Thursday December 15, 2011 3:10 pm

Newt Gingrich continues to lead in all the national polls but we are starting to get the first signs that his incredible surge over the past two months is starting to fade. Over the past week Gingrich has been dropping steadily in the Gallup national daily tracking poll of the GOP primary.

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