Efforts to to make Florida the first Southern state with a functioning medical marijuana system might fall short according to a new SurveyUSA poll for WFLA-TV.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday October 8, 2014 9:09 am|
The the three way South Dakota Senate race might be very competitive according to a new Survey USA on behalf of the American News, KSFY TV of Sioux Falls and KOTA TV of Rapid City.
It found Republican Mike Round leading with just 35 percent of the vote but Independent Larry Pressler right behind him with 32 percent of the vote. Democrat Rick Weiland stands at 28 percent. This represents a significant increase in support for Pressler from a month ago when he was only at 25 percent and Round led with 39 percent.
|By: Jon Walker Friday September 26, 2014 5:40 pm|
The fight to legalize marijuana in Oregon this November is looking like it could be a real nailbiter this November.
A new SurveyUSA poll for KATU-TV found that 44 percent of likely voters plan to vote for Measure 91 while 40 percent plan to vote against it, and the remaining 16 percent remain undecided.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday September 24, 2014 1:03 pm|
It is going to be a close fight to see if Florida approves medical marijuana this November. Another poll shows that Amendment 2, Use of Marijuana for Certain Medical Conditions, in potentially in danger of losing.
|By: Peterr Saturday July 26, 2014 9:00 am|
Just weeks ahead of the Kansas primary, embattled incumbent Senator Pat Roberts has a come-to-Jesus phone conversation with embattled Governor Sam Brownback . . .
|By: Jon Walker Friday June 13, 2014 12:52 pm|
The poll only asked if voters would in general support the idea of a marijuana legalization initiative this November, since there are two different initiatives both trying to make the ballot. Using the exact language that will appear on the ballot in the poll can change the overall level of support.
|By: Jon Walker Monday February 25, 2013 10:34 am|
According to a new SurveyUSA poll for the Courier-Journal, 60 percent of voters would support legalizing marijuana for prescribed medical use. Only 31 percent of voters in the state oppose medical marijuana. While support is strongest among young voters, even a plurality of senior citizens would support the state adopting medical marijuana.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday November 13, 2012 9:45 am|
Now that the election is over and almost all of the votes have been counted, it is worth examining how accurate the polling on marijuana legalization was this cycle. Knowing how the polling throughout the campaign compares to the final results is important for determining when and in what states similar initiatives should be tried going forward.
|By: Jon Walker Friday November 2, 2012 11:14 am|
If these two pollsters prove to be as accurate this election as they were last cycle, the initiatives in Colorado and Washington State will be approved. It will probably be close, but according to the polls things are looking much better for marijuana legalization this year.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday November 1, 2012 9:12 am|
With just five days until the election, Initiative 502′s chance of winning approval looks extremely good.