Arizona Governor: Ducey (R) 40%, DuVal (D) 40%

Arizona Governor: Ducey (R) 40%, DuVal (D) 40%

The race to be Arizona’s next governor is a dead heat.

Arizona is rated a Toss-Up on the Rasmussen Reports 2014 Gubernatorial Scorecard. The race will determine the successor to Republican Jan Brewer who is term-limited. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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Latest Political Poll Projection has the 2014 Arizona Governor race: DuVal (D) +1.5 2014 Arizona Governor…

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Americans Approve of Unions but Support “Right to Work”

Americans Approve of Unions but Support “Right to Work”

PRINCETON, NJ — A slim majority of Americans, 53%, approve of labor unions, although approval remains on the low end of Gallup’s nearly 80-year trend on this question. Approval has been as high as 75% in the 1950s. Currently, 38% disapprove of unions.

At the same time Americans express greater approval than disapproval of unions, they widely support right-to-work laws. Those laws allow workers…

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Sabato: GOP Senate pickup of Six to Seven Seats

Sabato: GOP Senate pickup of Six to Seven Seats

Earlier this week we offered a pre-Labor Day assessment of the midterm state of play in the Senate, House, and gubernatorial races coming up in November. The conclusion of that piece, written in Politico Magazine, is as follows:

The overall picture is this: A Republican Senate gain of four-to-eight seats, with a GOP Senate pickup of six-to-seven seats the likeliest outcome; a GOP gain of…

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Final Practice Nets Tragedy For SMP Racing And Aleshin

Final Practice Nets Tragedy For SMP Racing And Aleshin

Image Credit: Edmund Jenks (2014)

Image Credit: Edmund Jenks (2014)

Final Practice Nets Tragedy For SMP Racing And Aleshin

A crash involving three drivers happened in the final practice for the MAVTV 500 IndyCar World Championships at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana California.

Image Credit: Edmund Jenks (2014)

Image Credit: Edmund Jenks (2014)

The three drivers were Snapple Andretti Autosport’s Marco Andretti, NovoLog FlexPen Ganassi Racing’s Charlie Kimball, and…

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The Movie ‘The Notebook’ provokes Incest in Georgia Siblings

The Movie ‘The Notebook’ provokes Incest in Georgia Siblings

In a town called Effingham, Georgia, a brother and sister admitted to having sex three times after watching the movie, ‘The Notebook’

the_notebookChristopher Buckner, 20, of Guyton, and her brother, Timothy Savoy, 25, of Jackson, Ga., were arrested and charged with incest, aggravated sodomy and prowling, according to Sheriff’s Office spokesman David Ehsanipoor.

The spokesman said deputies answered a call at…

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New York City divided by race as Sharpton approval drops

New York City divided by race as Sharpton approval drops

August 26, 2014 – New Yorkers Divided By Race On Mayor, Sharpton, Quinnipiac University Poll Finds; Police Commissioner’s Approval Drops PDF format

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio clings to a 50 – 32 percent job approval rating, marked by a continuing divide between black and white voters, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today.

Rev. Al Sharpton (Media Credit: MSNBC)

Rev. Al Sharpton (Media Credit: MSNBC)

Today’s…

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Sen. Casey: Foley Beheading ‘Just a Preview’

Sen. Casey: Foley Beheading ‘Just a Preview’

Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), the Co-Chair of the Weapons of Mass Destruction Terrorism Caucus argued that the beheading of American journalist James Foley was “just a preview” of what ISIS is capable of. “It’s very important to push back aggressively, and with a really determined focus, against ISIS. because they’re not just having great success on the ground in Iraq, but the beheading of Mr. Foley…

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Young fan who dresses like Fidel Castro meets his idol

Young fan who dresses like Fidel Castro meets his idol

SAN ANTONIO DE LOS BANOS Cuba (Reuters) – All that’s missing is the beard.

Read more here:: Reuters Odd and Funny

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Poll: Obama Job Approval on Economy worse than GW Bush

Poll: Obama Job Approval on Economy worse than GW Bush

PRINCETON, NJ — Throughout his second term, President Barack Obama’s overall job approval rating has exceeded his approval ratings on both the economy and foreign affairs, arguably the two most important areas of focus for presidents. Obama’s 36% approval rating for handling foreign affairs and 35% approval on the economy in Gallup’s Aug. 7-10 poll, compares with a higher 44% overall job…

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Iran Claims to Have Shot Down, Captured Israeli Drone

Iran Claims to Have Shot Down, Captured Israeli Drone

Iran claims it used a missile to shoot down an Israeli drone near the Natanz nuclear enrichment site “185 miles south of… Tehran.”

No word was issued as to when the drone was allegedly shot down or how Iran knew it was from Israel.

According to BBC News, “Natanz is Iran’s main uranium enrichment site, and contains more than 16,000 centrifuges.” Iran’s Revolutionary Guard claims the Israeli drone…

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