Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 10/07/2008 - 21:06
In the last week, Kay Hagan -- Democratic challenger to Sen. Elizabeth Dole for North Carolina's U.S.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 10/06/2008 - 23:46
A new poll by Public Policy Polling shows Obama pulling away with a larger lead in North Carolina, solidifying the state's battleground status.
The latest PPP poll numbers:
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 10/06/2008 - 18:10
Today is the last day for voter registration in nine Southern states -- AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, TN, TX and VA.
If any of you may be wondering if last-minute registrations really make a difference, Nate Silver at 538.com leads with some analysis today that shows how small registration and turnout gains could tip the election.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 10/04/2008 - 01:27
Voter registrations are surging throughout the South as states approach their cut-off dates (for a complete list of voter registration dates in the South, see our previous post here).
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 10/03/2008 - 02:36
North Carolina's Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, Kay Hagan, is a robo-call
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 10/02/2008 - 21:51
Blacksville #2 mine in Monongalia County, West Virginia shut down today after every union miner stayed home to protest Consol Energy mine owners who allowed the National Rifle Association to enter the worksite to shoot an anti-Obama video.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 10/02/2008 - 20:39
In Yiddish, a schlep is a hard journey -- and the hard journey organizers of The Great Schlep want young Jews to make is visit their grandparents living in the electoral battl
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 09/30/2008 - 21:15
At Facing South, we've provided you with extensive coverage of how the elections are playing out in three key battleground states: Florida, North Carolina and V
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 09/05/2008 - 17:52
With Sen. John McCain's speech a wrap, the eight-week battle for the presidency is underway. Here's an update on what Southern states might be in play.
The polls all show that, in the South, it's down to three states: Florida, North Carolina and most importantly, Virginia. A quick look at the situation in each state:
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 08/15/2008 - 22:25
It's now been over two months since Sen. Barack Obama officially clinched the Democratic Party nomination. In terms of sizing up the presidential race, that means we now have 10 weeks of poll data to figure out how McCain and Obama fare in a pure head-to-head match-up.