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Elections and Voting

MTSU Poll: Tennessee shifting blue?

By R. Neal
February 28, 2007 - The Middle Tennessee State University Survey Group semi-annual statewide poll is widely recognized and frequently quoted by the media, public officials, and political campaigns.

State of the South

By R. Neal
January 24, 2007 - President Bush, saddled with the lowest presidential job approval rating since Nixon, will deliver his State of the Union address to Congress and the American people tonight.

Florida voting debacle: blame the ballots

December 12, 2006 - Debate continues to rage as to what caused 18,000 votes for Florida House district 13 to not register in the 2006 mid-term elections -- one out of seven ballots cast, likely tipping the result of a race decided by fewer than 400 votes.