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October 13, 2016 |
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Voters are less excited to vote in 2016 than in previous years, according to analysis from the Roper Center at Cornell University.  This year, 46% of voters say they are enthusiastic, 18% somewhat enthusiastic, and 36% not enthusiastic about voting in the...
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October 13, 2016 |
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Donald Trump has opened a civil war with Republicans. After video of Mr. Trump’s vulgar sex talk was published last week, Speaker Paul Ryan said he was “sickened by what I heard.” On Monday, during a conference call with House Republicans, Mr. Ryan said t...
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October 06, 2016 |
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Both parties are focused on registering their voters before registration deadlines across the country.  So far, Republicans are doing better in key battlegrounds.  According to data from Secretary of States’ websites compiled by Fox News, Republicans have...
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October 06, 2016 |
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In Tuesday night’s vice-presidential debate, Sen. Tim Kaine was rude, boorish and hectoring. Gov. Mike Pence dominated with his humble, polite demeanor, command of facts and Midwestern common sense. Donald Trump needs to match that performance in his deba...
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September 29, 2016 |
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It was a record-breaker. The Nielsen ratings say 84 million Americans watched Monday’s presidential debate, and most stayed glued to their sets. There was no significant drop-off in viewership as the evening progressed. ...
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September 29, 2016 |
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According to CNN/ORC poll, 58% of viewers thought Hillary Clinton won Monday’s debate, while 32% said Donald Trump won.  How have presidential candidates fared after their first debates in the past?  According to historic polls, viewers said the Democrati...
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September 22, 2016 |
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As I wrote in last week’s Wall Street Journal, “Republicans may well hold the Senate—though it will probably come down to a few thousand votes, in a handful of states, and decided very late on election night.” FiveThirtyEight.com has just offered two meas...
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September 22, 2016 |
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For all the importance attached to presidential debates, they tend to confirm existing trends. President Gerald Ford may have mistakenly denied Soviet domination of Eastern Europe in a 1976 exchange with Gov. Jimmy Carter. But Ford was already whittling a...

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