Category Archives: Polls

Poll: Hagan has edge in Senate contest, but GOP leads legislative ballot

With early voting set to begin on Thursday across North Carolina, new numbers from Public Policy Polling show incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan with a slim three-point lead over Republican N.C. House Speaker Thom Tillis. Meanwhile, Republicans have a … Continue reading

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Pew: Likely voters more polarized than general public

A new report from Pew Research finds that nationally, voters likely to go to the polls in November’s election are more politically polarized than the general American public. While voters who self-identify as consistently conservative or liberal make up about … Continue reading

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Poll: Majority of N.C. voters feel qualified to hold public office

Most North Carolina voters look at the job performance of their elected officials and say, “I could do that.” Sixty-one percent of voters say they are qualified to hold public office, including 13 percent who say they are very qualified, … Continue reading

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Poll: Hagan & Tillis tied in U.S. Senate contest

North Carolina’s U.S. Senate contest is locked in a dead heat with three weeks to go before Election Day, according to a new poll from High Point University. The poll finds incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan and her Republican … Continue reading

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Poll: Americans oppose lifetime appointment to Supreme Court

Some 70 percent of Americans do not think members of the U.S. Supreme Court should serve for life, according to new findings from Harris Poll. With justices set to begin a new term of cases on Monday, the survey shows … Continue reading

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