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Kucinich Rules Out Congressional Bid in Washington State

Kucinich Rules Out Congressional Bid in Washington State

In an e-mail to supporters earlier today, U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich of Ohio ruled out a possible bid for a seat in the U.S. House from the state of Washington. A number of the eight-term Ohio congressman’s friends and supporters in Bellingham, Olympia and Seattle — many of whom had supported his principled, antiwar campaigns […]

Johnson Polls at 6% in North Carolina

Johnson Polls at 6% in North Carolina

Public Policy Polling is out with a new survey today that shows support for former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson goes beyond the rural Western states. In North Carolina, a potentially pivotal swing state, President Obama leads Mitt Romney by 2-points.  An impressive 6% of voters are backing Johnson and 4% remain undecided.  This poll […]

The Latest PPP Survey: Gary Johnson Polling at 7% in New Hampshire

The Latest PPP Survey: Gary Johnson Polling at 7% in New Hampshire

Public Policy Polling’s latest battleground state poll, conducted in New Hampshire this time, shows Barack Obama with a comfortable lead over Republican Mitt Romney. Gary Johnson, the Libertarian nominee and former New Mexico Governor, captures 7% of the vote. The firm surveyed 1,163 New Hampshire voters from May 10th to 13th. The margin of error […]

Kerrey Barely Breaks a Sweat in First Round of Comeback Bid

Kerrey Barely Breaks a Sweat in First Round of Comeback Bid

In what promises to be a closely-watched, high-stakes U.S. Senate race this fall, former Sen. Bob Kerrey of Nebraska easily won the Democratic nomination for his old job and will square off against Republican Deb Fischer — a surprise come-from-behind winner in the GOP primary — for the seat being vacated by conservative Democrat Ben […]