Post Tagged with: "Gallup poll"

Poll:  60% of Americans Believe a Third Party is Needed After Government Shutdown

Poll: 60% of Americans Believe a Third Party is Needed After Government Shutdown

A recent Gallup Poll shows that 60% of Americans believe we need a third party in light of the government shutdown. Only 26%  of Americans think the Republican and Democratic parties are enough. After the Tea Party-engineered debacle by House Republicans, it’s safe to say, that group of right wing extremists isn’t the answer […]

Obama Continues to Get Poor Marks from Americans on Economy, Ratings Trails Prior Two-Term Presidents

Obama Continues to Get Poor Marks from Americans on Economy, Ratings Trails Prior Two-Term Presidents

Trouble for Obama as Americans give him poor marks on immigration and handling the economy, which Mitt Romney should take advantage of, by showing us how he will fix the problems, not giving vague responses. GALLUP — Three months before the election, President Barack Obama gets good marks from Americans […]

by · August 16, 2012 · Barack Obama, Elections
Poll:  Romney Veep Pick Paul Ryan Among the Least Positive Historically, a Little Better Than Sarah Palin

Poll: Romney Veep Pick Paul Ryan Among the Least Positive Historically, a Little Better Than Sarah Palin

The Obama campaign “Dream Team” — Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan — least positive historically, according to Gallup.   Gallup:  Four in 10 Americans rate Mitt Romney’s selection of Rep. Paul Ryan to be his running mate as either “excellent” or “pretty good,” while 42% call the choice “only fair” […]

by · August 14, 2012 · Elections, Polls
Gallup Poll Shows President Obama Widening Lead on Mitt Romney 48% to 43%

Gallup Poll Shows President Obama Widening Lead on Mitt Romney 48% to 43%

The latest Gallup tracking poll finds President Obama has opened up a five point lead over Mitt Romney, 48% to 43%. This marks President Obama’s largest lead since April. I guess the attacks on Bain Capital, Romney’s evasiveness  on immigration after advocating self-deportation, the Supreme Court’s ruling the mandate in universal healthcare […]

by · July 2, 2012 · Mitt Romney, President Obama
Record High 40% of Americans Identify as Independents in 2011 as Disgust with Political Parties Rise

Record High 40% of Americans Identify as Independents in 2011 as Disgust with Political Parties Rise

A record high number of Americans now identify as Independents instead of Democrat or Republican, according to a new Gallup poll. I will be the first to say I now longer consider myself a Reagan Democrat but an Independent. The poll states “the percentage of Americans identifying as political independents increased […]

by · January 9, 2012 · Politics

Newt Gingrich Fading Fast, Loses Nationwide Lead Among Republican Voters

Newt Gingrich in Trouble: The Gallup daily tracking poll shows GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich’s once formidable lead among Republican voters nationwide has vanished, thanks to backlash from all his credibility issues being revisited. Newt Gingrich is now tied with Mitt Romney at 25% each. Ron Paul is in a distant third […]

by · December 28, 2011 · Newt Gingrich

More People Scaling Back for Christmas, Saying No to Rampant Consumerism Holiday Season Brings

More people are scaling back for Christmas and saying no to the rampant consumerism the holiday season brings. We didn’t go all out and purchase a lot of gifts for our two kids. They both got three video games and a handheld game console each (which were all on sale). […]

by · December 25, 2011 · Commentary