Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
November 26, 2014, 11:19:32 am
HomePredMockPollEVCalcAFEWIKIHelpLogin Register
News: Atlas Hardware Upgrade complete October 13, 2013.

+  Atlas Forum
|-+  Election Archive
| |-+  2012 Elections
| | |-+  2012 U.S. Presidential General Election Polls (Moderators: Tender Branson, Sheriff Buford TX Justice)
| | | |-+  PA-PPP: Santorum comes closest to beating Obama
« previous next »
Pages: [1] Print
Author Topic: PA-PPP: Santorum comes closest to beating Obama  (Read 866 times)
Tender Branson
Mark Warner 08
Moderator
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 34954
Austria


Political Matrix
E: -7.10, S: -6.09

P P P

View Profile
« on: March 13, 2012, 12:40:27 pm »

Do you approve or disapprove of President Barack Obama’s job performance?

Approve .......................................................... 47%
Disapprove...................................................... 47%

...

Barack Obama................................................ 48%
Rick Santorum................................................ 46%

Barack Obama................................................ 47%
Ron Paul ......................................................... 41%

Barack Obama................................................ 49%
Mitt Romney.................................................... 42%

Barack Obama................................................ 51%
Newt Gingrich ................................................. 39%

http://www.publicpolicypolling.com/pdf/2011/PPP_Release_PA_313.pdf
Logged
Bandit3 the Worker
Populist3
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 4997
Venezuela


Political Matrix
E: -10.00, S: -9.92

View Profile
« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2012, 12:54:21 pm »
Ignore

The internals of this poll were actually slanted to the Republicans, and still Romney trails by 7%.
Logged

Try this wonderful POPULIST BLOG...

http://onlinelunchpail.blogspot.com
pbrower2a
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 10390
United States


View Profile
« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2012, 12:56:59 pm »
Ignore

Rick Santorum shows with his anomalous performance in Pennsylvania (Romney fares comparatively better against President Obama about everywhere else) that the Favorite Son effect can have some significance in a Presidential race. RS may have been away from Pennsylvania for a long time as a political influence, but six years since a drubbing is a long time in politics. He is the only one with any connection with Pennsylvania, for what that is worth.

The Favorite Son effect is worth about 10%.

 
Logged



Your political compass

Economic Left/Right: -7.00
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -5.49
Lief
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 34516


View Profile
« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2012, 01:01:16 pm »
Ignore

So Romney is losing PA by 7 points but also winning the national popular vote?

These polls are ridiculous.
Logged

pbrower2a
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 10390
United States


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2012, 01:07:37 pm »
Ignore

Quote
Q12 Who did you vote for President in 2008?

John McCain................................................... 46%
Barack Obama................................................ 47%
Someone else/Don't remember ...................... 7%

This looks more like a 2010 electorate than like a 2008 electorate.
Logged



Your political compass

Economic Left/Right: -7.00
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -5.49
Bandit3 the Worker
Populist3
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 4997
Venezuela


Political Matrix
E: -10.00, S: -9.92

View Profile
« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2012, 01:10:10 pm »
Ignore

Another factor is the Occupy stuff. When the American Spring starts, that could very well be the end of the Republican Party as a major political force.
Logged

Try this wonderful POPULIST BLOG...

http://onlinelunchpail.blogspot.com
Franzl
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 22289
Germany


View Profile
« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2012, 01:12:43 pm »
Ignore

Another factor is the Occupy stuff. When the American Spring starts, that could very well be the end of the Republican Party as a major political force.

I don't care about the death points. You, sir, are an idiot.
Logged
marvelrobbins
Full Member
***
Posts: 116
View Profile
« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2012, 03:50:23 pm »
Ignore

Some of Obama's votes and being underpolled.Obama beat Mccain by nearly 10 not 1 In 2008.
However even here Obama still wins.Even the favorared son effect doesn't give Santorum a win.
Logged
Ben Romney
Hillary2012
Sr. Member
****
Posts: 397
Germany


View Profile
« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2012, 05:31:08 pm »
Ignore

BS poll imo

so the conservative Santo is tied with Obama and the moderate Romney 7% behind him??

NEVER!
it`s Obama/Santorum rescue poll
Logged

I was anti-Obama before it was cool
oakvale
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 9281
Ireland, Republic of
View Profile
« Reply #9 on: March 13, 2012, 05:34:07 pm »
Ignore

BS poll imo

so the conservative Santo is tied with Obama and the moderate Romney 7% behind him??

NEVER!
it`s Obama/Santorum rescue poll

what
Logged

I'm JewCon in name only.
Klecly
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 922
United States


Political Matrix
E: 9.61, S: 6.52

View Profile
« Reply #10 on: March 13, 2012, 05:56:40 pm »
Ignore

Another factor is the Occupy stuff. When the American Spring starts, that could very well be the end of the Republican Party as a major political force.

wtf
Logged

Joe Republic
Moderators
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 30912
United States


View Profile
« Reply #11 on: March 13, 2012, 06:40:22 pm »
Ignore

Well, this thread has certainly been entertaining thus far.
Logged



Real Americans (and Big Sky Bob) demand to know.


I just slept for 11 hours, so I should need a nap today, but we'll see.
King
intermoderate
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 26066
United States


View Profile
« Reply #12 on: March 13, 2012, 06:54:37 pm »
Ignore

Does the American Spring happen before or after the Dark Knight Rises?  And how does this effect the coming Rapture?
Logged

It was either the ham sandwiches or Whataburger today.
Keystone Phil
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 52507


View Profile
« Reply #13 on: March 13, 2012, 07:06:50 pm »
Ignore

Remember when Santorum was "hated" in PA? LOL
Logged


Never any doubt.
MaxQue
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 8997
Canada


View Profile
« Reply #14 on: March 13, 2012, 07:13:06 pm »
Ignore

Well, this thread has certainly been entertaining thus far.

Indeed.
Thanks Hillarious2012!

Sorry, I couldn't resist.
Logged
Comrade Funk
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 638
United States


Political Matrix
E: -1.03, S: -6.26

P

View Profile
« Reply #15 on: March 13, 2012, 07:15:12 pm »
Ignore

Remember when Santorum was "hated" in PA? LOL
He certainly is with Philly/Pittsburgh socially liberal Republicans/Independents.
Logged

We need a public option

Quote from: President Harry S. Truman
“We should resolve now that the health of this nation is a national concern; that financial barriers in the way of attaining health shall be removed
Queen Mum Inks.LWC
Inks.LWC
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 35764
United States


View Profile WWW
« Reply #16 on: March 14, 2012, 05:25:03 pm »
Ignore

Database entry: http://uselectionatlas.org/POLLS/PRESIDENT/2012/polls.php?action=indpoll&id=4220120311108
Logged
Pages: [1] Print 
« previous next »
Jump to:  


Login with username, password and session length

Logout

Powered by SMF 1.1.20 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines