A new poll by Demos on young adults finds a strong majority say it’s harder now to make ends meet than four years ago. It even worse for Latinos. That large majorities say they’re worse off indicates Obama will find it difficult to convince these young adults to work on ensuring his reelection.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday November 2, 2011 10:00 am|
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday October 26, 2011 11:30 am|
In 2008 the Obama campaign depended heavily on high turnout among minorities and strong enthusiasm from young people. That is why the Obama re-election campaign should be very concerned that, according to one poll, young people have recently turned sharply against him.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday August 31, 2011 12:00 pm|
The growing pessimism about the state of the economy has helped push President Obama’s approval ratings to an all time low, and it is starting to seriously affect his support with key components of his base.
|By: Jon Walker Sunday September 5, 2010 5:00 pm|
Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman has taken a seven point lead over Democrat Jerry Brown, according to the new SurveyUSA poll of the race. The poll also found the Senate race to be extremely close. Incumbent Democrat Barbara Boxer trails Republican Carly Fiorina by just two points, with in the polls 4.2 percent margin of error.
|By: Rayne Wednesday August 18, 2010 1:15 pm|
It’s a good thing for the White House that future voters in the 12-to-16-year-old age group wasn’t polled by Gallup.