Hats off to the Arkansas Poll | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Hats off to the Arkansas Poll

Posted By on Wed, Nov 5, 2014 at 6:17 AM

I doubted the broad margin reported by the Arkansas Poll of the University of Arkansas in races for U.S. Senate and governor, if not the consensus that Rep. Tom Cotton and Asa Hutchinson were likely to win. I was wrong.

With results nearing completion, Cotton holds a 56-40 lead over Mark Pryor in the Senate Race, for a 16—point margin, and Hutchinson held a 55-41 lead, or 14 points, over Mike Ross in the race for governor.

The Arkansas Poll had Cotton up 13 points, 49-36, among very likely voters and had Hutchinson up 11 points, 50-39, among very likely voters.

Janine Parry, director of the poll, can look back proudly on her work. 

Tags: , , ,


Sign up for the Daily Update email
Favorite

Comments (2)

Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

More by Max Brantley

Readers also liked…

  • Trump immigration protest at LR: Quick and fierce

    It was not even 24 hours ago that Sophia Said, director of the Interfaith Center; City Director Kathy Webb and others decided to organize a protest today of Donald Trump's executive order that has left people from Muslim countries languishing in airports or unable to come to the US at all — people with visas, green cards,a  post-doc graduate student en route to Harvard, Google employees abroad, families. I got the message today before noon; others didn't find out until it was going on. But however folks found out, they turned out in huge numbers, more than thousand men, women and children, on the grounds of the state Capitol to listen to speakers from all faiths and many countries.
    • Jan 29, 2017
  • Trump's strangulation of Obamacare

    If he can't kill it outright, Donald Trump will do all he can to cripple Obamacare. Vox has detailed reporting on deep cuts in federal spending that support nonprofit agencies that help people sign up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
    • Sep 18, 2017
  • Payday lenders on the march at legislature

    Payday lenders are working hard to get legislative cover for the reintroduction of their usurious loan business to Arkansas. Some are fighting back.
    • Mar 10, 2017

Most Viewed

Most Recent Comments

  • Re: Tuesday's open line

    • Critters got in to the tomatoes. I think it's the groundhog, Spousal Unit said possums…

    • on July 17, 2018
  • Re: 150 lose jobs at Walmart optical facility in Fayetteville

    • "a conglomerate over the years by one Italian company." No wonder my glasses are so…

    • on July 17, 2018
  • Re: Tuesday's open line

    • No comment. @NickKristof An Arizona Senate candidate says he's pro-gun because he once fended off…

    • on July 17, 2018

Slideshows

 

© 2018 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation