In the Michigan Senate race John James is trying to unseat incumbent Debbie Stabenow. The polls claim it is a long shot and that Mr. James does not really have a chance of winning, the RCP average has him down by 16.3. I recently posted on some of the polls, which you can read about … Continue reading Michigan Senate Race – John James Has a Good Chance to Beat Senator Debbie Stabenow
A new Mitchell Research poll shows John James moved up 4 points and is now 9 points behind incumbent Senator Debbie Stabenow (51% to 42%). Other polls have huge gaps between the two candidates, but this is the second Mitchell Research poll conducted, the previous one showed Stabenow with a 13 point lead (54% to … Continue reading Michigan Senate Race Tightening – Poll Shows John James Closing in on Senator Debbie Stabenow
John James is running for the United States Senate in Michigan against Democrat incumbent Debbie Stabenow. Among other recent events, John James held a rally in Grandville, Michigan on Saturday October 6th. About 300 people showed up to support his campaign. Polls currently show a major uphill battle for candidate John James. The realclearpolitics.com average as … Continue reading Will John James Become Michigan’s First Black Senator?
In 2016, Trump surprised a lot of people (not me, see here, here, and here) by winning Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania and was close to taking Minnesota (he lost it by 1.5%). The reason for surprise? Look at the following polling data from the 2016 election cycle vs the actual result, they were not close. … Continue reading Will Republicans Win Senate Seats in Wisconsin and Minnesota?
CNN has a new "generic congressional" poll out that states the Democrats will win back the house: Specifically with the CNN poll, of the 1003 people CNN questioned, Democrats were talked to more than Republicans (by 9 points, 34% dem, 25% rep, 40% neither), so it is no shock that the Dems won the poll … Continue reading Generic Congressional Polls – What Do They Mean?
The August jobs report showed good numbers in both the number of new jobs (+200K) and increased wages (up 2.9%). The average pay went up $0.77 per hour to $27.16, which is roughly $1500 per year, but that is only half of the story. If you combine the wage increase and the tax cuts, you … Continue reading Rising Wages Plus The Tax Cuts
Obsessing over polling headlines, the drudgereport.com has been hyping up the "blue wave" and specifically targeting Ted Cruz in Texas, for example: Drudge also headlined the other day something about Cruz being in "the fight of his life", which is odd, I thought running (and losing) against Trump in 2016 would have been a bigger … Continue reading Texas Senate Race, Ted Cruz Will Win and the Problem With The Polls
With a little over 3 months before the mid-term elections, the fake news is ramping up phony narratives to create more "anti-Trump" rage, which of course is reflected in all the polls showing Republicans losing control of the House of Representatives. The same tactic was used during 2016. If you think back to that time, … Continue reading Polls Showing Democrats Winning The House Resemble 2016 Presidential Polls
From some ocean front property in Arizona a visible blue wave formed yesterday. Similar to the Florida primary, the Republicans turned out over 100K more voters than the Democrats, the results show that the turnout percentages are similar to the 2016 presidential election. Remember Arizona was a tossup leading up to the 2016 election...and then … Continue reading Blue Wave Flop in Arizona Primary – Republicans Turnout 100K More Voters
Tonight there was a blue wave in Florida. With 99.5% of the vote in, Republicans turned out 117,000 more voters than Democrats. That is roughly the amount that now President Trump beat Hillary by in 2016.