Campaign 2010

Sep 28, 2010

House Democrats: More Races District by District

Even more district by district polls are showing Democrats in a strong position for November.  Here are some highlights of the recent polling:

DCCC Independent Expenditure Polls

Rahall Leads Maynard by 18 in new WV-03 Poll

A new Global Strategy Group poll shows Representative Nick Rahall leading Republican challenger Elliott Maynard by 18 percent.  Rahall leads Maynard 55 percent to 37 percent.  Conducted September 23-26, the poll surveyed 411 likely voters and has a 4.8 percent margin of error.

Outside Group Polls

Mitchell Leads Schweikert in new AZ-05 Poll

A new Harstad Strategic Research poll shows Representative Harry Mitchell leading Republican challenger David Schweikert.  Mitchell leads Schweikert 45 percent to 44 percent.  Conducted September 13-16, the poll surveyed 509 likely voters. [The Hill, 9/21/10]

Yarmuth Leads Lally by 23 in new KY-03 Poll

A new Braun Research poll shows Representative John Yarmuth leading Republican challenger Todd Lally  by 23 percent.  Yarmuth leads Lally 53 percent to 30 percent.  Conducted September 20-21, the poll surveyed 500 likely voters and had a 4.4 percent margin of error. [cn|2, 9/22/10]

Klein Leads West by 5 in new FL-22 Poll

A new Harstad Strategic Research poll shows Representative Ron Klein leading Republican challenger Allen West by 5 percent.  Klein leads West 48 percent to 43 percent.  Conducted September 20-22, the poll surveyed 504 likely voters. [Miami Herald, 9/27/10]

Murphy leads Fitzpatrick by 3 in new PA-08 Poll

A new SEIU and Vote Vets poll shows Representative Patrick Murphy leading Republican challenger Mike Fitzpatrick by 3 percent.  Murphy leads Fitzpatrick 49 percent to 46 percent.  [pa2010, 9/28/10]

Campaign Polls

Carney Leads Marino by 8 in new PA-10 Poll

A new Momentum Analysis poll shows Representative Chris Carney leading Republican challenger Tom Marino by 8 percent.  Carney leads Marino 46 percent to 38 percent.  Conducted September 23-25, the poll surveyed 400 likely voters and had a 4.9 percent margin of error. [Carney Release, 9/27/10]

Chandler Leads Barr by 20 in new KY-06 Poll

A new Mellman Group poll shows Representative Ben Chandler leading Republican challenger Andy Barr by 20 percent.  Chandler leads Barr 53 percent to 33 percent.  Conducted September 13-14, the poll surveyed 400 likely voters and had a 4.9 percent margin of error. [CQ-Roll Call, 9/21/10]

Schauer Leads Walberg by 4 in new MI-07

A new Myers Research & Strategic Services poll shows Representative Mark Schauer leading Republican challenger Tim Walberg by 4 percent.  Schauer leads Walberg 49 percent to 45 percent.  The poll surveyed 500 likely voters and had a 4.4 percent margin of error. [Jackson Citizen Patriot, 9/23/10] [Detroit Free Press, 9/23/10]

Kosmas Leads Adams in new FL-24 Poll

A new Hamilton Campaigns poll shows Representative Suzanne Kosmas leading Republican challenger Sandy Adams by 2 percent.  Kosmas leads Adams 45 percent to 43 percent. Conducted September 22-23, the poll surveyed 400 likely voters and has a 4.9 percent margin of error.  [Kosmas Poll Memo, 9/27/10]

McDowell Tied with Benishek in new MI-01 Poll

A new Greenberg Quinlan Rosner poll shows Gary McDowell and Republican challenger Dan Benishek statistically tied.  McDowell received 38 percent and Benishek received 41 percent.  Conducted September 21-22, the poll surveyed 505 likely voters and has a 4.4 percent margin of error. [CQ-Roll Call, 9/24/10]