Polls

6:16am

Sat September 8, 2012
Politics

Split Polls In Iowa Boost State's Importance

Transcript

SCOTT SIMON, HOST:

The bright lights of the political conventions dimmed. President Obama and Mitt Romney hit the campaign trail Friday. Both candidates headed for the politically critical states of Iowa and New Hampshire. We asked reporters in those both those places to find out how voters are feeling about the two questions that dominated the conventions: Are you better off now than you were four years ago? And which presidential candidate has the best plan for country? We go first to Sarah McCammon of Iowa Public Radio.

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6:12am

Wed August 29, 2012
It's All Politics

Words, Good And Bad, Come Quickly To Mind For Many About Paul Ryan

Originally published on Wed August 29, 2012 8:07 am

Republican Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, who tonight is set to accept his party's vice presidential nomination.
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2:28pm

Tue August 28, 2012
It's All Politics

Delegate Views Don't Always Reflect Party As A Whole

Originally published on Tue August 28, 2012 3:57 pm

Ever wondered whether convention delegates hold political views that are more extreme than most members of their own parties? You could ask them.

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11:08am

Mon August 27, 2012
The Two-Way

Pew Poll: Most Americans Believe Rich Pay 'Too Little' In Taxes

Tax rates have been a constant theme of this election cycle. Mostly, it's because Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney is one of the wealthiest men to run for president and the rate at which he has paid federal taxes has been the subject of much discussion.

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5:11am

Wed August 22, 2012
The Two-Way

Romney's Pick Of Ryan Hasn't Changed Race, Polls Signal

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, left, shakes hands with his choice for running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, Monday in in Manchester, N.H.
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