Archive for September 7th, 2008

The Slip


Barack slipped on ABC’s This Week today, getting confused about what religion he practices. “Let’s not play games,” he said. “What I was suggesting — you’re absolutely right that John McCain has not talked about my Muslim faith. And you’re absolutely right that that has not come.” Mr. Stephanopoulos interrupted with, “Christian faith.” “My Christian […]

Barack’s convention bounce has been wiped out, even though viewers of McCain’s Thursday night speech won’t be fully included in the Tracking Poll results until tomorrow’s update. Earlier, Rasmussen called the race a tie, and now The latest Gallup Poll Daily tracking update shows John McCain moving ahead of Barack Obama, 48% to 45%, when […]

Hitting Back


Boy, this new McCain campaign sure is a pleasure. Such tenacity in not letting Barack get away with the standard lines. In his continued celebration of the old kinda politics, it was reported yesterday that Barack was going after Sarah Palin for misrepresenting herself on earmarks. Sarah’s not going to stand for it. Gov. Palin […]



In today’s Rasmussen Daily Tracking Poll, Sarah Palin has pulled the presidential race back into a tie. In the first national polling results based entirely on interviews conducted after Sarah Palin’s acceptance speech, Barack Obama gets 46% of the vote and so does John McCain. When “leaners” are included, it’s all even at 48%. Now […]

Four Points


A week ago, John McCain had a two point lead over Team Obama in the Zogby poll. This week, the Republican ticket has moved into a 4 point lead. The McCain/Palin ticket wins 49.7% support, compared to 45.9% backing for the Obama/Biden ticket, this latest online survey shows. Another 4.4% either favored someone else or […]