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5 battleground polls & Prof. Kimball 2018 midterm predictions Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. IG/Twitter: @EmersonPolling


With the Midterm Elections less than a week away, Emerson College Polling is monitoring 12 states this week. Kansas USC 2nd district: Steve Watkins (R) 48%, Paul Davis (D) 41%, 8% undecided 3rd district: Sharice Davids (D) 55%, Kevin Yoder (R-inc) 43%, 1% undecided Governor Kris Kobach (R) 44%, Laura Kelly (D) 43%, Greg Orman


Gary Johnson and the Libertarian miracle: Is it on the brink in New Mexico? Good news for Democrats across the board in Emerson Polling’s New Jersey, Michigan and New Mexico polls.  IG/Twitter: @EmersonPolling Sign up for a FREE MONTH at: www.TheGreatCoursesPlus.com/POLLING


Voters in New Jersey, Michigan and New Mexico are being called this week. New Mexico and Michigan each have two statewide races, and New Jersey only has one statewide election. Voters in Michigan are also being asked their thoughts on marijuana, Flint and redistricting. NJ Senate: Bob Menendez (D-inc.) | Bob Hugin (R) MI Governor:


Democrats expect big gains in California. New e-Poll shows huge leads in US Congress generic ballot and Gavin Newsom for Governor. But what about Senator Dianne Feinstein? Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. IG/Twitter: @EmersonPolling


The Senate race in California gives Republicans an opportunity to cast a protest vote for a Bernie-supported Democrat against the incumbent Senator Dianne Feinstein (D). Feinstein, who was first elected in 1992, faces State Senate Majority Leader Kevin de León, who has been pushing the race to the left. The Republicans have a hold on


Democrats seem to be losing a grip on being able to take back the United States Senate.  Latest Emerson College e-Poll has data on #NVSen between Dean Heller & Jacky Rosen.  Also: #NVGov, #NHGov & US Congressional races in all districts in New Hampshire & Nevada. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly oniTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS


The Senate Race in Nevada is the only Republican-held Senate seat up for election in a state that Hillary Clinton won. The first district of New Hampshire is history in the making with either the first openly gay representative from that district, Chris Pappas (D), or the first black representative, Eddie Edwards (R). TX Senate:


Ted Cruz is on the move in Texas in the latest Emerson College e-Poll.  Prof. Spencer Kimball breaks down how Cruz was able to make this charge and if O’Rourke has peaked. BONUS: National poll on a universal basic income and whether US tax dollars should pay for tuition free college. Subscribe to Emerson College


Emerson poll finds that the Kansas second and third congressional districts are competitive with potential Democratic upsets. Paul Davis (D) from the second district and Sharice Davids (D) from the third are both in the lead but within the margin of error. Kansas Gov: Kris Kobach (R)-37%, Laura Kelly (D)-36%, Greg Orman-9%, Undecided-15% Kansas 2nd:


#KSGov a DEAD heat: Kris Kobach (R) v Laura Kelly (D) v Greg Orman (I) #KS01: Roger Marshall (R-inc) 44%, Alan LaPolice (D) 17%, 35% undecided #KS02: Paul Davis (D) 35%, Steve Watkins (R) 31%, 28% undecided #KS03: Sharice Davids (D) 47%, Kevin Yoder (R-inc) 41%, 10% undecided #KS04: Incumbent Ron Estes (R-inc) 50%, James


Donald Trump endorsement power – will it be on display in Kansas? Emerson pollster Spencer Kimball previews Monday’s Emerson e-Poll and discusses the possibility of Kansas slipping away from the Republicans. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app.  Twitter/IG: EmersonPolling. SPONSOR: Get a FREE month of The


Senator Jeff Flake may be the decisive vote on confirming Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court.  Arizona e-Poll on how citizens believe Senator Jeff Flake should vote. Arizona Senate: Martha McSally (R) v Kyrsten Sinema (D) Arizona Gov: Doug Ducey (R-inc) v David Garcia (D) Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the


Democrats look to be competitive in states Trump won with ease, like Kansas. How successful can they be? Subscribe to the Emerson College Polling Weekly Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. IG/Twitter: @EmersonPolling


Patrick Morrisey challenges Senator Joe Manchin for a seat in the U.S. Senate. Can popularity of Donald Trump save the GOP in WV? e-Polls in all three congressional distrcits Subscribe to the Emerson College Polling Weekly Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. IG/Twitter: @EmersonPolling


Kelley and Cole recap and review the 2018 primary season and take a look at the Democrats chances of taking the Senate. Is there an overarching narrative behind this years primaries? Even with a daunting map, can Democrats make gains in the Senate? Subscribe to the Emerson College Polling Weekly Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher and


Rep. Steve King in a close race w/ challenger J.D. Shelton as Emerson Polling has e-Polls on all four Iowa congressional districts and the Governor race btwn Kim Reynolds & Fred Hubbell. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. IG & Twitter: @EmersonPolling


A huge Democratic primary upset has occurred in Massachusetts. 10-term incumbent Mike Capuano has been beaten by Boston’s City Councilwoman Ayanna Pressley. Meanwhile, Democrats hope to make gains in Iowa, even after Trump won the state handily in 2016. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app.  IG


Labor Day National e-Poll with new surveys on: 0:07 The Donald Trump economy 3:03 Generic Ballot 2018 mid-terms & 2020 President 4:01 America’s favorite sport BONUS: President Trump approval ratings fall Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling. Get 500 business cards for $9.99 by


Does the Florida Gubernatorial Primary results show that President Trump has complete control of his party? Can Progressive Democrats win general elections in swing states like Arizona and Florida against Trump style conservatives? Plus, a sneak peak of our upcoming national poll. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher, and the CLNS Media


Virtual tie in latest Emerson College US Senate Texas e-Poll: Beto O’Rourke (D) v Ted Cruz (R-inc) BONUS: Lupe Valdez (D) Gov. Greg Abbott (R-inc) #TXGov Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


What impact will Donald Trump’s immigration policy have on 2018 midterms? Plus, previewing Emerson’s new Texas e-Poll set to release on Monday. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher, and the CLNS Media Network mobile app.


NM Governor: Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) v Steve Pearce (R) NM: US Senate: Martin Heinrich (D) v Mick Rich (R) v Gary Johnson (L) Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


What happened to the polling in Minnesota? Donald Trump is dominating thus far in the GOP primaries in 2018 Previewing Emerson Polling’s North Dakota e-Poll Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


Dem MN Gov Primary: Lori Swanson v Tim Walz v Erin Murphy GOP MN Gov Primary: Tim Pawlenty v Jeff Johnson US Senate: Amy Klobuchar (D) v Jim Newberger (R) US Senate: Tina Smith (D) v Karin Housley (R) Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app.


The Republicans salvaged #OH12 on Tuesday, yet was the biggest winner Donald Trump? Also, a preview of the next Emerson College e-Poll in Minnesota Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app.


Danny O’Connor: 47% Troy Balderson: 46% Undecided: 7% Margin of error: 5% Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


Democrats continue their winning streak in recent Emerson College e-Polls in Wisconsin 0:22 Wisconsin issues: education funding & raising minimum wage 1:36 Republican Primary US Senate: Leah Vukmir v Kevin Nicholson 2:21 US Senate Ballot Question — Tammy Baldwin (D) 3:36 Tony Evers (D) v Scott Walker (R) Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on


e-Poll in Michigan on Debbie Stabenow (D) v John James & Sandy Pensler representing the GOP [0:17] 1:09 Governor: Democratic primary led by Gretchen Whitmer and potential head-to-heads v Republicans led by Bill Schuette. 3:15 ***ANNOUNCEMENT*** Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app.  Twitter: @EmersonPolling


UPSET ALERT: Democrats with another opportunity to zero in on US Senate seat. Phil Bredesen (D) 43% Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R) 37% …also new polls on Republican & Democratic primaries for Governor of Tennessee as well as Trump statewide approval ratings and other misc. issues such as education and marijuana. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling


🚨🚨 NATIONAL POLL on President Donald Trump approval ratings and: Democrats v Republicans 2018 Mid-Term Generic Ballot Economy: Better or Worse under Donald Trump ? America’s biggest foreign adversary …ant (a lot!) more. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


Emerson College Pollster & Professor Spencer Kimball gives five takeaways from the 2018 mid-term primaries thus far. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network Mobile App.


NEW POLL from Emerson Polling on: *Arizona US Senate *Arizona Governor *Statewide Congressional & generic ballot PLUS: How the Democrats can pick-up not one, but BOTH Senate seats in the desert. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


Professor Spencer Kimball provides analysis halfway through the primary season for the 2018 mid-term elections.  Plus: What is the huge issue in Virginia that’s infuriating many Republicans? Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app


June 12 primary analysis in Nevada, Virginia, South Carolina, North Dakota, Maine.  Recapping June 5 primary and California Governor & Senate poll. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


Analysis for Tuesday, June 5 primaries in California, New Mexico, South Dakota, Montana, Alabama, New Jersey, Iowa, Mississippi Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


10% of the way through the primaries for the 2018 mid-term elections. Emerson Prof. Spencer Kimball provides analysis of the races thus far and previews Emerson Polling’s poll for Georgia and California primaries. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network Mobile App.  Twitter: @EmersonPolling


Republicans & President Trump vehemently oppose Don Blankenship bid in West Virginia in an effort to prevent a redux of Roy Moore.  Emerson College professor Spencer Kimball recaps the May 8th primaries and previews the May 15 races in Idaho, Nebraska, Oregon and Pennsylvania. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly oniTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network


State primary previews on Emerson College Polling Weekly with US Senate races in West Virginia, Indiana and Ohio as well as Dennis Kucinich getting back in the game running for Governor of Ohio. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes,Stitcherand the CLNS Media Network Mobile App.


New poll shows the GOP have a great chance to win Claire McCaskill’s Senate seat in Missouri. Plus final reaction on Emerson’s pinpoint analysis in #AZ08. Subscribe to Emerson College Polling Weekly on iTunes, Stitcherand the CLNS Media Network Mobile App. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


“The momentum is with the Republicans,” says pollster.   After a shocking poll last week showed Hiral Tipirneni in a virtual tie with Debbie Lesko in a Special Election in Arizona for Trent Franks’ seat, many Republicans began to fret over possibly losing yet another seat in the US Congress.  This time in a district


Emerson Polling has more bad news for Donald Trump. New poll shows Democrats ahead in Arizona.   A stunning new poll has been released by one of the most reputable polling agencies in the nation.  And it definitely won’t make President Donald Trump too happy: Emerson Polling has the all-important congressional seat in the 8th district of


The question many Americans, including President Donald Trump himself seemingly ask every day is: Will China eventually surpass America as the global hegemon? They may have already.  And of all things, video games, may be leading the way. A new survey provided by Emerson Polling has full details on the public opinion of citizens both


BREAKING: Dow Jones down another 500 points and America is ‘broke’ according to former Ronald Reagan Budget Director.  A new poll from Emerson Polling shows Donald Trump favorability ratings sinking fast.   The nation is now seeing the after-effects of Donald Trump and his decision to lay trade tariffs on China.  Trump himself is now


President Donald Trump has called NAFTA the worst trade agreement in the history of the world.   A new poll from Emerson Polling pertains public sentiment from both citizens of the United States of America and Canada on free trade and NAFTA. President Donald Trump, a longtime critic of NAFTA, who on numerous occasions has


Emerson Polling has a new marijuana legalization data conducted by Emerson College Professor Spencer Kimball on the latest Emerson College Polling Weekly Podcast   Marijuana legalization is seemingly taking the United States of America and Canada by storm.  And new data via Emerson Polling further suggest a seemingly overwhelming majority for some form of marijuana


Trends, data and public opinion polls show that age discrepancies, not party affiliation, determine support for marijuana legalization.  If the President Donald Trump rabid base supports marijuana legalization in America, despite Jeff Sessions comments, what does Trump do this summer?   Marijuana legalization is at the forefront of debate not just in the United States


Marijuana reform in not just the United States of American, but other NAFTA countries like Mexico and Canada is very well on the cusp of outright legalization.  Emerson College Professor and Emerson Polling pollster Spencer Kimball provides full analysis on the latest Emerson College Polling Weekly Podcast as apart of Emerson Polling’s Marijuana March campaign.  What


A new poll from Emerson Polling has Democrat Conor Lamb with a stunning three point lead against Republican Rick Saccone.  In a district which Donald Trump won by nearly 20 points in 2016 — how shocking would this defeat for the GOP be and what are the implications for President Trump and the GOP? PODCAST


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Boston — One of the most esteemed polling agencies in the country, Emerson Polling, will poll all angles of the marijuana issue that has galvanized all spectrums of the political realm in 2018. For the entire month of March, Emerson College Professor Spencer Kimball will appear exclusively on the Emerson College Polling


On the latest Emerson College Polling Weekly Podcast, Emerson pollster Spencer Kimball discusses the crucial special election in the 18th Congressional District in Pennsylvania.  In a district in which Donald Trump carried by 20 points in 2016, Republican Rick Saccone is in big trouble against Democratic upstart Conor Lamb.  How can Lamb pull off the


Ayanna Pressley is primarying Mike Capuano.  Will Massachusetts elect its first African-American congresswoman? Emerson College Polling Weekly is available on iTunes, Stitcher and the CLNS Media Network mobile app. Twitter: @EmersonPolling


A new poll provided by Emerson Polling bears two questions: What is the likelihood of California, or any state, seceding from the United States of America under the Presidency of Donald Trump? And most importantly, is it even legal?   Professor Spencer Kimball from Emerson College is live from Spain in the midst of the


Is the dream of MLK still not yet a reality? A New Emerson College Poll has released the latest results looking at race relations in the United States of America under the leadership of President Donald Trump.  Do Americans believe they have improved or gotten worse?   As we celebrate the life of Dr. Martin


All eyes are already looking well ahead to November.  With an unpopular President Donald Trump occupying the White House, a landslide in the mid-term elections for seats in Congress and the Senate for the Democrats over the Republicans seem like a foregone conclusion.  Or is it?   In recent times, generally, an unpopular sitting President


All trends and public opinion point towards Marijuana being legalized in the very near future in the United States.  Where did this momentum come from? What were the causes of it? And what kind of impact will this have on the 2018 mid-term elections?  Will not supporting marijuana legalization prove fatal for politicians? The latest


In a Christmas edition Emerson College Polling Weekly Podcast, Professor Spencer Kimball uses past results from the 2016 and 2017 US Elections to analyze and determine which were the best and most efficient methods for producing the best polls to gauge future elections.  With the 2018 mid-terms now upon us with the start of the


The Republicans have surrendered a crucial US Senate seat in stunning fashion in Alabama following Doug Jones upset win over Roy Moore. What are the lessons to learn and how will this impact the all-important 2018 mid-terms ? PODCAST DESCRIPTION:  What Happened in Alabama ? | Republican Roy Moore Loses US Senate Seat to Democrat


FINAL POLL: Alabama US Senate Special Election | Doug Jones (D) v Roy Moore (R) | Donald Trump Endorsement TODAY: The special election for a seat in the United States senate.  Emerson Polling results on Judge Roy Moore v Doug Jones 0:49 RESULTS 1:41 Power of Donald Trump Endorsement 3:33 Previewing 2018 mid-terms Emerson College