Archive for July 6th, 2011

Rasmussen – 54% of likely voters view NRA favorably. 42% view NEA teachers union favorably

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 42% of all Likely U.S. Voters hold at least a somewhat favorable opinion of the NEA, with 17% Very Favorable. Thirty-seven percent (37%) regard the teacher’s union at least somewhat unfavorably, including 22% with a Very Unfavorable view. Twenty percent (20%) are not sure what they think of the group. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

The National Rifle Association, on the other hand, is likely to endorse whomever Republicans choose as their presidential nominee in 2012. Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters view the gun rights group favorably, including 29% with a Very Favorable opinion. The NRA is regarded unfavorably by 41%, with 25% who have a Very Unfavorable view.

Some NEA members upset at early endorsement of Obama by teachers union – Jim Geraghty

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

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MSNBC host Chris Matthews: Republicans Committing Economic “Terrorism”

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

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Rasmussen Generic 2012 ballot – Generic Republican Candidate 44%, Obama 44%

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

Eighty-two percent (82%) of GOP voters support a generic candidate from their party, while just as many Democrats (82%) favor Obama. Voters not affiliated with either political party now give the edge to the incumbent 41% to 38%.

Rasmussen – 52% Have Favorable Opinion of AARP

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey shows that 52% of Likely U.S. Voters hold at least a somewhat favorable opinion of AARP, while 34% offer an unfavorable review. In November 2009, following AARP’s endorsement of the health care law, 53% viewed the organization favorably and 40% unfavorably.
The current numbers show 18% with a Very Favorable view of AARP and 15% with a Very Unfavorable opinion. Thirteen percent (13%) are undecided.

UK Telegraph editorial – Remembering Ronald Reagan through new Reagan statue in London

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

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