Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

Ohio: Romney 47, Empty Chair 44
Gravis Marketing ^ | 9/4/2012

Posted on 09/05/2012 9:33:34 AM PDT by KansasGirl

Gravis Marketing and Capitol Correspondent conducted a survey of 1,381 registered voters on the afternoon and evening of September 2, 2012 in the state of Ohio.

Obama’s previous lead over Romney of 45.3% to 44.4% has switched to a Romney lead of 46.8% to 43.7%. Although within the previous polls margin of error, the Republican convention appears to have given Romney a 2 point bump while taking 1 point from Obama. Switching to the Senate race, before the Republican convention, Democrat Sherrod Brown held a nar- row 43.6% to 41.4% lead over Republican Josh Mandel. Again, although within the margin of error, the post- convention poll gives Republican Mandel the advantage at 44.3% to 43.5%, representing a 3 point bump for Mandel, while Brown’s take staying basically constant.

(Excerpt) Read more at realclearpolitics.com ...


TOPICS: Extended News; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Ohio
KEYWORDS: 2012; 2012elections; 2012polls; 2012swingstates; democrats; elections; emptychair; obama; oh2012
Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-2021-30 next last

1 posted on 09/05/2012 9:33:37 AM PDT by KansasGirl
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: LS

Ping!


2 posted on 09/05/2012 9:34:18 AM PDT by KansasGirl ("If you have a business, you didn't build that. Somebody else made that happen."--B. Hussein Obama)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl

I like that one. Ergo it must be accurate.


3 posted on 09/05/2012 9:35:35 AM PDT by Homer_J_Simpson ("Every nation has the government that it deserves." - Joseph de Maistre (1753-1821))
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl
a survey of 1,381 registered voters

Which is really bad news for Team 0 since register voters polls always track to the left of reality.

4 posted on 09/05/2012 9:36:23 AM PDT by MNJohnnie (Giving more money to DC to fix the Debt is like giving free drugs to addicts think it will cure them)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Homer_J_Simpson

No it is a registered voter poll so it is to the left of reality. Register voter polls always track left of reality


5 posted on 09/05/2012 9:37:21 AM PDT by MNJohnnie (Giving more money to DC to fix the Debt is like giving free drugs to addicts think it will cure them)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl
I love the "empty chair" moniker. Lets continue to use it!!!
6 posted on 09/05/2012 9:38:49 AM PDT by Arcy (When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice; But when a wicked man rules, people groan.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl

We can do this!


7 posted on 09/05/2012 9:40:37 AM PDT by SandyInSeattle (Eat Mor Chikin!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl

That empty chair must be a La-Z-Boy.............


8 posted on 09/05/2012 9:40:41 AM PDT by Red Badger (Anyone who thinks wisdom comes with age is either too young or too stupid to know the difference....)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl

Ohio must not like small furniture any more.


9 posted on 09/05/2012 9:43:48 AM PDT by bmwcyle (Corollary - Electing the same person over and over and expecting a different outcome is insanity)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl

Saying “empty chair” is clearly hate-filled racism. And the GOP are Nazis.


10 posted on 09/05/2012 9:46:23 AM PDT by ConservativeDude
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl
a survey of 1,381 registered voters

If it was likely voters, the result would have been more like 49-42 Romney.

11 posted on 09/05/2012 9:46:59 AM PDT by Repeal 16-17 (Let me know when the Shooting starts.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl

12 posted on 09/05/2012 9:51:14 AM PDT by j_k_l
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: SandyInSeattle

Yes we can!

Sí, se puede!


13 posted on 09/05/2012 9:52:29 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 7 | View Replies]

To: Arcy

If it wouldn’t be heresy to butcher such a beautiful song, I’d write a parody around Don McLean’s “Empty Chairs”.


14 posted on 09/05/2012 9:53:08 AM PDT by CrazyIvan (Obama's birth certificate was found stapled to Soros's receipt.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 6 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl

I think that Mandel will receive more votes than Mitt, and may actually pull Mitt over the top in Ohio. Brown is just loathsome, despicable, detestable, and it’s easy for indies NOT to vote for him..


15 posted on 09/05/2012 9:54:21 AM PDT by ken5050 ("One useless man is a shame, two are a law firm, three are a Congress".....John Adams)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Red Badger

La-Z BOY???? Racist.


16 posted on 09/05/2012 9:55:31 AM PDT by Doctor 2Brains (If the government were Paris Hilton, it could not score a free drink in a bar full of lonely sailors)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 8 | View Replies]

To: Red Badger

17 posted on 09/05/2012 9:59:34 AM PDT by musicman (Until I see the REAL Long Form Vault BC, he's just "PRES__ENT" Obama = Without "ID")
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 8 | View Replies]

To: Doctor 2Brains

(Ping to #17)


18 posted on 09/05/2012 10:00:43 AM PDT by musicman (Until I see the REAL Long Form Vault BC, he's just "PRES__ENT" Obama = Without "ID")
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 16 | View Replies]

To: KansasGirl

Yes! great headline!


19 posted on 09/05/2012 10:13:51 AM PDT by WOSG (REPEAL AND REPLACE OBAMA. He stole America’s promise!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: ken5050; All
"I think that Mandel will receive more votes than Mitt, and may actually pull Mitt over the top in Ohio. Brown is just loathsome, despicable, detestable, and it’s easy for indies NOT to vote for him."

Definitely good news for Mandel (See Post #11 in the thread below):


ACCOUNTABILITY: It's what we need in Washington D.C. and Josh Mandel gets it! [OH] (Update #5,9,10)


Thursday, August 30, 2012 7:12:57 PM ·
by Syncro · 10 replies
Tea Party Express ^ | 08/30/2012 | Staff

ACCOUNTABILITY: It's what we need in Washington D.C. and Josh Mandel gets it!

Here at the Tea Party Express we strive to hold politicians accountable.  That means all politicians, both Democrat AND Republican. 

It wasn't just one party that got us in this mess and it will take leaders that are willing to hold both sides accountable to get us out.

We have found such a leader in Josh Mandel and that is why we are proud to endorse his candidacy for U.S. Senate.

Josh Mandel is one of us when he says that we need to reduce the...


20 posted on 09/05/2012 10:20:03 AM PDT by Syncro (The Tea Party is Dead!-->MSM/Dems/GOP-e -- LONG LIVE THE TEA PARTY!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 15 | View Replies]


Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-2021-30 next last

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson