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Behind the Numbers Archive: Crosstabs

Democrats take the fight to... Obama?

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee's multi-million dollar ad buy across 60 congressional districts makes a statement that the party will come to the front lines to hold the House of Representatives. But what are they fighting against? A look at results from the latest Washington Post-ABC News poll among those...

By Jennifer Agiesta  |  July 30, 2010; 8:30 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  44 The Obama Presidency , Barack Obama , Congress , Crosstabs , Groups to Watch , Post Polls  
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Republicans, Democrats deadlocked in ballot test: Post-ABC poll

The new Washington Post-ABC News poll finds Democrats and Republicans near deadlocked in a generic ballot test, with 47 percent of registered voters backing the Republican candidate in their own U.S. House district and 46 percent behind the Democrat. Likely voters break 49 percent for the Republican, 45 percent for...

By Jennifer Agiesta  |  July 13, 2010; 10:12 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
Categories:  44 The Obama Presidency , Congress , Crosstabs , Post Polls  
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Public remains unfriendly on Afghanistan

Today's news that the U.S. military operation in Kandahar will take longer than expected lands amid the American public's least friendly outlook on the war in Afghanistan since 2007, according to the latest Washington Post-ABC News poll. Overall, 53 percent say the war is not worth its costs, a new...

By Jennifer Agiesta  |  June 10, 2010; 11:35 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (17)
Categories:  Afghanistan , Crosstabs  
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Polls of tea party movement provide some big-picture specifics

Just who are tea partiers? A Quinnipiac University poll out today finds 15 percent of registered voters consider themselves a "part of" the movement, making it the latest in a long line of other efforts to try to pin down the movement. Over the past few months, pollsters have used...

By Jennifer Agiesta  |  April 21, 2010; 1:27 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (18)
Categories:  44 The Obama Presidency , Crosstabs , Tea party  
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The president's ratings on Afghanistan

With Barack Obama making his first trip to Afghanistan as president, a Washington Post poll finds the issue to be one of his strongest. It stands as the only issue tested on which his handling merits majority approval and more strong approval than disapproval. Afghanistan is also an issue where...

By Jennifer Agiesta  |  March 28, 2010; 1:05 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (106)
Categories:  Afghanistan , Barack Obama , Crosstabs  
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Obama approval sinks in the South

President Obama heads south to Savannah, Georgia Tuesday to pitch his economic program. But in Washington Post-ABC News polls during his tenure, residents of the nation's southern states -- particularly whites -- have expressed broad doubts about the effectiveness of the stimulus package and Obama's leadership. Last summer, six months...

By Jennifer Agiesta  |  March 2, 2010; 7:36 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (116)
Categories:  44 The Obama Presidency , Crosstabs , Polls , Presidential Approval  
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On eve of execution, Virginians broadly support penalty, Jennifer Agiesta , November 9, 2009
Scrambling regional patterns in Virginia, Jennifer Agiesta , October 29, 2009
New WaPo Virginia Poll: The Crosstabs, Jennifer Agiesta , October 26, 2009
McDonnell's Thesis: Backlash, Jennifer Agiesta , September 20, 2009
Union Members Likely a Friendly Audience for Obama, Jennifer Agiesta , September 15, 2009
Virginia Governor: Will the Thesis Move the Middle?, Jennifer Agiesta , September 1, 2009
Seniors' Negative Turn on Health Care Reform, Jennifer Agiesta , August 28, 2009
Political Views Prove a Sharp Divider on Energy Policy, Jennifer Agiesta , August 28, 2009
Biden's Watchdog Role May Have Bite, Jennifer Agiesta , July 27, 2009
Concealed Weapons an Ideological Showdown, Jennifer Agiesta , July 22, 2009
On Global Warming, Obama Cools Among Liberals, Jennifer Agiesta , June 25, 2009
Obama on the Issues, Jennifer Agiesta , June 23, 2009
Obama Approval: The Demographic Data, Jennifer Agiesta , June 23, 2009
Obama at Notre Dame: Catholics' Take, Jennifer Agiesta , May 15, 2009
On Gay Marriage, A Near Even Split, Jennifer Agiesta , April 30, 2009
Auto Bankruptcy: The Demographic Divisions, Jennifer Agiesta , April 30, 2009
Michelle Obama's Formidable Favorables, Jennifer Agiesta , March 31, 2009
Congressional Approval: Democrats on Democrats, Jennifer Agiesta , March 11, 2009
Super Bowl XLIII: The Political Playbook, Jennifer Agiesta , January 28, 2009
Getting to Know Michelle Obama, Jennifer Agiesta , January 20, 2009
The Wide Reach of A Faltering Job Market, Jennifer Agiesta , December 18, 2008
 
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