President Ground Game: Here’s an interesting article detailing the differences between Trump’s and Biden’s ground game strategies. Trump is pursuing a fairly traditional strategy that involves calls and texts, but also large-scale door knocking carried out by paid knockers and … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for September 14th, 2020…Ground Game…Latino’s…RRH Elections
National: Debates: In a peculiar statement, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has declared that she doesn’t think Biden should debate Trump at all, saying that such a debate would “legitimize” Trump. Aside from the fact that she’s talking about the literal sitting US President, … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for August 28th, 2020…Debates…RNC…Chamber of Commerce…RRH Elections….
August 4, 2020 Primary Preview, Part 2: Congressional Races This week kicks off the August primary season, and it is a big one with five midsize states going to the polls. As there is a lot going on, we are splitting the preview into two parts. Part 1 covered state-level … [Read more...] about There are primaries August 4th, 2020….
President/National Biden-Polling: Stuart Rothenberg looks at the relative stability of former Vice President Joe Biden (D)’s lead over President Donald Trump (R-MAGA) and how the race is probably not as close as some are claiming based on the polling. Shooting Yourself in … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for July 22, 2020…Biden-Polling….Mail-in-Voting…Kanye West…Face Mask support…RRH Elections
In Alabama, Tommy Tuberville (R) won easily for AL-Sen, Jerry Carl (R) won in AL-1, and Barry Moore (R) won an upset in AL-2. In Maine, Sara Gideon (D) easily won the Senate primary while Dale Crafts (R) looks likely to have won ME-2. In Texas, MJ Hegar (D) narrowly won the … [Read more...] about Roundup on yesterdays voting….7/15/2020…RRH Elections…
National/President RNC: There are growing doubts about the viability of the in-person Republican National Convention as Florida continues to have more COVID cases than the European Union. That is not deterring some Republicans from promising to attend such an event as a risk … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for July 14, 2020…RNC…Wisconsin…Texas…RRH Elections
President: Census: Some US Census numbers are out, and the breakdown by demographics is interesting to chew over as we prepare for the more official 2020 census numbers next year. Economist/YouGov: An Economist/YouGov poll has Biden up 49-41 nationwide. Jacksonville: … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for June 25th, 2020…Census…GOP Convention…Polls…RRH Elections
National: President: IBD poll has Biden up 3 points (45-42) on Trump, an increase from the tied election they had in their last poll. Trump’s approval rating also took a major dive (though from their probably-too-generous May poll that had him at 44-44), and his numbers on … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for June 5th, 2020…Polls…Trump campaign …Biden VP?…RRH Elections