Obama’s approval numbers drop among a wide swath of groups, particularly Hispanics, Gallup Poll reveals

  By Dave Andrusko It really DOES seem like every day a poll comes out showing that President Obama’s support among key constituencies is falling dramatically. The latest is among Hispanics—down from 75% in December 2012 to 52% in November. But while the headline of the report from Gallup (rightly) talks about the precipitous decline …

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Obama’s Weaknesses on Display in Latest Polling

By Dave Andrusko In the era of 24/7 news coverage, we may have already come to the conclusion of the media-driven “Obama’s re-election is inevitable” boomlet. The Washington Post reported Monday that the President’s job approval ratings have take a hit in the latest Washington Post/ABC News poll. According to Dan Balz and Jon Cohen …

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More Bad Polling News for President Obama, Increased Support for “Generic Republican”

By Dave Andrusko Two days ago Gallup reported that 47% of registered voters now say they are more likely to vote for the ‘Republican Party’s candidate for president’ versus 39% for President Barack Obama, a whopping 8% gap. In other words nearly half the country says it will vote for anyone whose last name is …

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