(CNN) - Rep. Roy Blunt holds a double digit lead over Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan in the state's Senate battle, according to a new poll.
A CNN/Time/Opinion Research Corporation survey released Wednesday indicates that 53 percent of likely voters support the seven term Republican congressman, with four in ten backing Carnahan, the Democrat's nominee, in a fight between two of Missouri's leading political dynasties.
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(CNN) – Nevada voters get to do what most Americans don't: They can vote for "none of the above."
And a new survey in the deadlocked battle between Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican challenger Sharron
Angle indicates that one in ten Nevada voters are planning to do just that.
(CNN) – A new poll indicates that the Democrats have double digit leads in all three races at the top of the ballot in New York this year.
According to a CNN/Time/Opinion Research Corporation survey released Wednesday, New York State Attorney General and Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andrew Cuomo holds a 14 point advantage over Republican nominee Carl Paladino, a Buffalo businessman and developer.
(CNN) - Ohio's Lt. Governor Lee Fisher trails Republican Rob Portman in the race for the state's U.S. Senate seat by 19-points, suggests a new poll released by Quinnipiac University.
This is virtually the same place that the Democratic nominee stood in the previous Quinnipiac poll released September 17, when Portman led Fisher 55 to 35 percent. Now, 55 percent of likely voters state they will choose Portman, while 36 percent favor Fisher.
(CNN) – Sarah Palin's husband, Todd, explained on Wednesday a fiery e-mail he sent to Alaska Senate candidate Joe Miller last month after the GOP nominee made an appearance on a Sunday morning political talk show.
The e-mail was in response to an appearance by Miller on Fox News Sunday where he stopped short of endorsing Sarah Palin when asked if she was qualified to be president.
In his original e-mail to Miller, Todd Palin copied the treasurer of his wife's PAC and told him to "hold off on any [fundraising] letter for Joe. Sarah put her ass on the line for Joe and yet he can't answer a simple question, 'is Sarah Palin qualified to be president?'"
(CNN) – National Senate Democrats are up with two ads targeting Republican candidates in Colorado and Missouri Wednesday, the latest sign both parties are now firing at a feverish pitch with less than four weeks until Election Day.
(CNN)– Meg Whitman's gone where no other California gubernatorial candidate has gone before.
According to new campaign finance records filed Tuesday, Whitman has spent $140.1 million overall on her bid for governor, eclipsing the amount spent on previous gubernatorial elections in the state.
(CNN) - Starting tomorrow a new third party ad supporting California Republican Senate candidate Carly Fiorina will air across Spanish language television stations.
The spot paid for by the conservative Susan B. Anthony List and National Organization for Marriage targets Fiorina's Democratic opponent, three-term incumbent Sen. Barbara Boxer on social issues and immigration.
Houston, Texas (CNN) – Bill White, the Democratic nominee for governor in Texas, compared Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday to an immature school child who refuses to take responsibility for his actions.
White, the former mayor of Houston, made the comments to reporters after a tour of YES! Prep North Forest, a publicly funded charter school on the city's north side where White's son is a first-year teacher.