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« Reply #2300 on: September 04, 2009, 01:21:26 PM »

Rassy

48/52

We've seen a 2-3 point rise on Rass and 5 points on Gallup over the past few days and RCP and Pollster graphs show a pretty noticable jump. The president's obviously had a better week than other recent ones.
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« Reply #2301 on: September 04, 2009, 03:39:15 PM »

I'm going to make a modification: orange is for polls that I consider indefensible because of their age  and because good evidence in surrounding states suggest that they are worthless:



Rationales:

1. South Carolina and Tennessee are much less Democratic than North Carolina and Georgia.

2. South Dakota is much less Democratic than Montana.

3. Utah is... Utah.



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« Reply #2302 on: September 04, 2009, 03:45:43 PM »

I'm going to make a modification: orange is for polls that I consider indefensible because of their age  and because good evidence in surrounding states suggest that they are worthless:



Rationales:

1. South Carolina and Tennessee are much less Democratic than North Carolina and Georgia.

2. South Dakota is much less Democratic than Montana.

3. Utah is... Utah.





NE-02?
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« Reply #2303 on: September 04, 2009, 03:58:05 PM »

Hmm, he definitely seems to be getting a bit of a boost. That's good news going into this speech and whatnot.
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« Reply #2304 on: September 04, 2009, 04:11:19 PM »

Hmm, he definitely seems to be getting a bit of a boost. That's good news going into this speech and whatnot.

I was reading somewhere that Obama's made a net gain of 17 on Gallup in a week. Definately some momentum building.
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« Reply #2305 on: September 04, 2009, 04:20:15 PM »

You wouldn't know it listening to MSM though, what a surprise...
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« Reply #2306 on: September 04, 2009, 04:21:06 PM »

Hmm, he definitely seems to be getting a bit of a boost. That's good news going into this speech and whatnot.

I was reading somewhere that Obama's made a net gain of 17 on Gallup in a week. Definately some momentum building.

Uhh 17? I doubt that.
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« Reply #2307 on: September 04, 2009, 04:27:49 PM »

Hopefully Obamamentum is kicking in.
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« Reply #2308 on: September 04, 2009, 04:29:22 PM »

Hmm, he definitely seems to be getting a bit of a boost. That's good news going into this speech and whatnot.

I was reading somewhere that Obama's made a net gain of 17 on Gallup in a week. Definately some momentum building.

Uhh 17? I doubt that.

Yeah, I just checked. The article I was reading was obviously wrong. :/

Since the polls from August 26-28 (50/42), Obama's made a net gain of 9 points.
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« Reply #2309 on: September 04, 2009, 04:32:50 PM »

In my opinion, his approval ratings are recovering after the town hall protests and Republicans bashing him, if anything.

You'll see a real boost of momentum hopefully after his big health care speech.
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« Reply #2310 on: September 04, 2009, 04:45:49 PM »

NE-02 was polled a few weeks ago.
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« Reply #2311 on: September 04, 2009, 04:46:27 PM »


Results?
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« Reply #2312 on: September 04, 2009, 04:49:30 PM »


As I recall they were about 62% positive. it's not likely that those stick. Nothing was said of NE-01 or NE-03. Nebraska was polled statewide recently, and I cut NE-02 back a little.   
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« Reply #2313 on: September 05, 2009, 12:01:55 AM »

Kentucky (R2000/DailyKos)Sad

34% Favorable
63% Unfavorable

Do you believe that Barack Obama was born in the United States of America or not?

51% Yes
20% No
29% Not Sure

The Research 2000 Kentucky Poll was conducted from August 31 through September 2, 2009. A total of 600 likely voters who vote regularly in state elections were interviewed statewide by telephone.

http://www.dailykos.com/statepoll/2009/9/2/KY/355
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« Reply #2314 on: September 05, 2009, 12:04:05 AM »

Kentucky (R2000/DailyKos)Sad

34% Favorable
63% Unfavorable

Do you believe that Barack Obama was born in the United States of America or not?

51% Yes
20% No
29% Not Sure


The Research 2000 Kentucky Poll was conducted from August 31 through September 2, 2009. A total of 600 likely voters who vote regularly in state elections were interviewed statewide by telephone.

http://www.dailykos.com/statepoll/2009/9/2/KY/355

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« Reply #2315 on: September 05, 2009, 04:30:56 AM »

Kentucky (R2000/DailyKos)Sad

34% Favorable
63% Unfavorable

Do you believe that Barack Obama was born in the United States of America or not?

51% Yes
20% No
29% Not Sure


The Research 2000 Kentucky Poll was conducted from August 31 through September 2, 2009. A total of 600 likely voters who vote regularly in state elections were interviewed statewide by telephone.

http://www.dailykos.com/statepoll/2009/9/2/KY/355

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Only 70-odd% of Democrats aswell and most Republicans believe it than dont...
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« Reply #2316 on: September 05, 2009, 08:38:15 PM »

Obama went down in today's Gallup:

Favorable: 53% (-2)
Unfavorable: 40% (+2)
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« Reply #2317 on: September 05, 2009, 11:00:57 PM »

Obama went down in today's Gallup:

Favorable: 53% (-2)
Unfavorable: 40% (+2)

Close to where Bush was 8 years ago and he didn't even propose a health care plan.
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« Reply #2318 on: September 06, 2009, 05:55:15 AM »

One thing seems reasonably certain: Obama is not about to get a spike in his approval ratings analogous to that of Dubya eight years ago!
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« Reply #2319 on: September 06, 2009, 06:04:52 AM »

Obama went down in today's Gallup:

Favorable: 53% (-2)
Unfavorable: 40% (+2)

That's his job approval, not his favorability.  Should read:

Approve: 53% (-2)
Disapprove: 40% (+2)
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« Reply #2320 on: September 06, 2009, 10:51:07 AM »

One thing seems reasonably certain: Obama is not about to get a spike in his approval ratings analogous to that of Dubya eight years ago!

Let us hope so.
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« Reply #2321 on: September 06, 2009, 03:10:20 PM »

Gallup drops again today:

Approve 52%(-1)
Disapprove 41%(+1)
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« Reply #2322 on: September 06, 2009, 06:23:33 PM »

Gallup drops again today:

Approve 52%(-1)
Disapprove 41%(+1)

I really think we should ignore these numbers unless there is some really important news.  They fluctuate.
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« Reply #2323 on: September 06, 2009, 06:31:39 PM »

Gallup drops again today:

Approve 52%(-1)
Disapprove 41%(+1)

I really think we should ignore these numbers unless there is some really important news.  They fluctuate.

Maybe reacting to the news (Friday) that the rate of unemployment jumped from 9.4% to 9.7%
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« Reply #2324 on: September 06, 2009, 06:35:14 PM »

Maybe it's because of the school speech that will be shown soon. Think of the children and how Barack Obama will mold their little feeble minds!
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