UNH Polling http://nhpr.org en 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