Most Agree the National Football League Has Taken Meaningful Action on Concussions
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Most Agree the National Football League Has Taken Meaningful Action on Concussions

This Sunday the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks meet in Super Bowl XLVIII in MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. This will be the first Super Bowl played outside in a cold weather environment, and the second time in twenty seasons that the number one seed from each conference, AFC and NFC, will meet to decide […]

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Five Observations from four years of polling data on Obamacare

As we start 2014, it seems clear Obamacare will once again be a central focus of congressional and senatorial campaigns. For some, there seem to be questions about how the law is being perceived and whether it will be a political advantage or albatross for Democrats. On a national level the data has told a […]

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Q&A: Does an increase in support for a third party candidate signal electoral trouble for Congressional Republicans?

In the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll conducted October 25-28, 2013, registered voters were asked who they would vote for if the choice in their Congressional District were between a Republican candidate, a Democratic candidate and an Independent or third party candidate. The topline data showed 35% choosing the Democratic candidate, 30% choosing an […]

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Q&A: What’s up with Independents?

Election Day 2014 is about a year away, so naturally political junkies across the political spectrum want to know…what’s up with Independents? First, a brief recap of the “Independent vote” over the last decade. In the last five Congressional elections, according to national exit polls, majorities of Independents have voted for Congressional candidates from the […]

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Obamacare a heavy burden for Democrats as implementation and 2014 elections loom

The data I’ve compiled and written about in previous posts (here, here, and here) help set the scene for the challenges this administration faces as it looks forward to the implementation of major provisions of the health care law (in three months) and the 2014 Congressional elections (in about 15 months). The latest NBC-WSJ survey, […]

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