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Jeb Bush rated as both Florida’s favorite and least favorite governor

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From Public Policy Polling: One of the things we like to do sometimes on our polls is ask people in a particular state who their favorite and least favorite governors are out of the last five. We did that on our Florida poll and the results were kind of interesting: -Jeb Bush rated as both the state’s favorite and least favorite Governor since Bob Graham. 42% picked him as their favorite, leading Graham at 23% and Lawton Chiles at 21%.…

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Jeb Bush rated as both Florida’s favorite and least favorite governor

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From Public Policy Polling: One of the things we like to do sometimes on our polls is ask people in a particular state who their favorite and least favorite governors are out of the last five. We did that on our Florida poll and the results were kind of interesting: -Jeb Bush rated as both the state’s favorite and least favorite governor since Bob Graham. 42% picked him as their favorite, leading Graham at 23% and Lawton Chiles at 21%.…

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Time Magazine: In Florida, can Charlie Crist turn tide against Marco Rubio

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Time Magazine takes a look at Crist vs. Rubio: Florida voters knew Republican Governor Charlie Crist would go on the attack sooner or later this year to try to salvage his floundering campaign for the U.S. Senate. But they surely had no idea that his rival’s grooming habits would become an issue. Last week on Fox News, Crist blasted his surging opponent in the August Republican primary election, former Florida House Speaker Marco Rubio, for having used a GOP-issued American…

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Latest polls from New York

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Siena New York 2010 Political Survey Democratic Gubernatorial Primary Andrew Cuomo 66% {65%} (69%) David Paterson 20% {23%} (16%) Gubernatorial General Election Rudy Giuliani 52% {56%} (57%) [59%] David Paterson 35% {33%} (27%) [31%] David Paterson 39% {38%} Rick Lazio 35% {37%} Andrew Cuomo 52% {53%} (49%) [53%] Rudy Giuliani 39% {40%} (40%) [41%] Andrew Cuomo 64% {66%} Rick Lazio 18% {16%} Senatorial General Election Rudy Giuliani 46% Kirsten Gillibrand 38%

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Analyzing the polls vs. the actual results in the St. Petersburg Mayoral Race

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Pre-election polls are usually discarded as quickly as a losing candidate’s yard signs, but I think the ones surveying the St. Petersburg Mayoral Race deserve a second look, if for no other reason than to gauge the accuracy of the polls and the organizations which commissioned them. I’d argue that it was the publication of two polls within the last two weeks of the election that helped clear up what had been a particularly murky campaign. With ten candidates running,…

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Deveron Gibbons goes hard to the right with latest mail-piece

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Surprised to be so far behind in the polls, with a rumor circulating that his own recent poll provided worse results than the one conducted by the St. Petersburg Downtown Partnership, Deveron Gibbons is tacking hard to the right in an apparent effort to take votes from fellow Republican Bill Foster, who is polling ahead of Gibbons. Gibbons’ campaign mailed this piece, which emphasizes Gibbons’ conservative philosophy and pledge to “not support any tax increase if elected.” This postcard seems…

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Among major world leaders, President Obama polls the best among the global community

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