Political Polls http://nhpr.org en Voters and Voices at the Polls http://nhpr.org/post/voters-and-voices-polls <div aria-haspopup="true">In case the profuse amount of “I Voted” stickers went unnoticed to you today, the first Tuesday in November is indeed upon us. Polling locations in Concord, New Hampshire teemed with signs and supporters providing some last minute rallying for their favorite candidates. Voters stood in line and braved the early morning chill to cast their vote at Wards 4 and 7. With them were <strong>Word of Mouth</strong> interns Bill Barry and Ali Kuzmickas.</div><p></p> Tue, 06 Nov 2012 23:08:15 +0000 Bill Barry & Alison Kuzmickas 16338 at http://nhpr.org Voters and Voices at the Polls Final Poll Before Election Suggests Democratic Sweep http://nhpr.org/post/final-poll-election-suggests-democratic-sweep <p>The final round of Polling from the UNH Survey Center is in, and it indicates that Democrats have maintained a slight edge in the Granite State going into tomorrow’s election.</p><p><a href="http://www.unh.edu/survey-center/news/pdf/e2012_election110412.pdf">This latest poll</a> suggests that President Barack Obama, Senator Maggie Hassan, and Anne Mclane Kuster have maintained slender leads over the past week.</p><p>The poll's biggest surprise comes in the first congressional district where incumbent Congressman Frank Guinta and former Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter have pulled even.</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 18:33:25 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 16229 at http://nhpr.org Final Poll Before Election Suggests Democratic Sweep Sandy Inturrupts Political Polling, Too http://nhpr.org/post/sandy-inturrupts-political-polling-too <p>Candidate campaigning wasn’t the only political activity thrown for a loop by Hurricane Sandy, pollsters also had to take a break in New Hampshire and elsewhere.</p><p>Speaking on NHPR’s the Exchange, Editor-in-Chief of <a href="http://www.gallup.com/home.aspx">Gallup </a>Frank Newport said they put their national tracking poll on hold because too many people on the East Coast wouldn’t be picking up their phones.</p><blockquote><p><em>Newport: we want to be very careful because it’s better to have no poll at all I think than to have a poll that has the potential to be misleading.</em></p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 15:35:24 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 15894 at http://nhpr.org Sandy Inturrupts Political Polling, Too