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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