Stories tagged: polls
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018
Some basic rules of polls.
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018
A survey released recently shows that Medicaid expansion is likely blazing a trail for gubernatorial hopeful Paulette Jordan.
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018
The college basketball season is five months away, but Gonzaga isn’t standing still in the polls or the opinion of Las Vegas oddsmakers. Way-too-early polls and national championship odds have …
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018
With polling stations open across the state, Idaho voters began casting ballots in several competitive and crowded races Tuesday morning.
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018
This is a record not to be coveted: Donald Trump is wrapping up a year in office with the lowest average approval rating of any elected president in his first …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017
When Britain’s June 8 snap election was announced just a few weeks ago, the outcome seemed a done deal. Prime Minister Theresa May would extend her Conservative government’s majority in …
Fri., May 19, 2017
Iran’s incumbent President Hassan Rouhani has a commanding 58 percent lead over his rivals in an initial and partial count of votes in the election, according to official figures announced …
Thu., May 18, 2017
Iranians began voting Friday in the country’s first presidential election since its nuclear deal with world powers, as incumbent Hassan Rouhani faced a staunch challenge from a hard-line opponent over …
Thu., May 4, 2017
Voters in key swing states who settled on a candidate just before Election Day, along with polls that surveyed too few voters without a college degree, were among the culprits …
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017
Before Saturday, the Zags seemed immune to the wonderful zaniness that is college basketball.
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017
They picked up the nicknames ‘Shrek’ and ‘Donkey’ when they arrived on campus five years ago.
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017
Is it a slam-dunk Gonzaga will be ranked No. 1 when the polls are released Monday? Nope. Is it an open 5-footer on the low block that the Zags are …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016
President Barack Obama said the United States will retaliate against Russia over its malicious cyberactivity during this year’s election, in an interview that will air Friday on National Public Radio.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016
Gonzaga moved up three spots to No. 11 in the AP and USA Today college basketball rankings.
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016
Secretary of State Lawerence Denney says he has a new appreciation for county clerks and election staff after spending two days as a poll worker in North Idaho.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016
Five days from the U.S. presidential election, polls released Thursday showed the race narrowing, with Democrat Hillary Clinton holding on to a slim lead over Republican Donald Trump.
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016
GOFFSTOWN, N.H. – Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump each launched fresh attacks against the other on Monday, signaling that harshly negative closing arguments may dominate the final two …
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016
A defiant Donald Trump blamed his worsening campaign struggles on “phony polls” from the “disgusting” media on Monday, fighting to energize his most loyal supporters as his path to the …
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016
The polls are coming fast and furious right now, and they’re increasingly bad for Donald Trump. In fact, we can now say this: Were Trump to actually win, it would …
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016
With the first two debates of the general election finished and early voting starting in many places, Hillary Clinton’s lead has strengthened in opinion polls in key states needed to …
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016
In the state’s most populous Ada County, Chief Deputy Clerk Phil McGrane designed food truck-inspired voting stations to entice voters to cast ballots early for the general election.
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016
Idaho GOP Sen. Mike Crapo’s Democratic challenger, Jerry Sturgill, is criticizing Crapo over his 2013 DUI conviction, saying it shows that Washington has changed him.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016
Russia’s designation of its most respected polling agency as a foreign agent last week, hobbling the Yury Levada Centre, shows the extraordinary challenges pollsters face in the country.
Sat., March 12, 2016
What long-range polls really show is how well Bernie would do if he were the nominee and Republicans let his politics, writings and personal history skate into November without comment.
Fri., March 11, 2016
Why should it matter who others are voting for? Let each person make his or her decision on how to vote not on polling numbers, but on the actual positions …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016
For the first time in months, Donald Trump has lost the lead in a major national poll, falling behind Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas.
Tue., Feb. 24, 2015
Another week without movement at the top of the men’s college basketball polls, another weekly honor for junior forward Kyle Wiltjer. Gonzaga (28-1) remained No. 3 in the Associated Press …
Sun., June 16, 2013
BOISE – A new statewide poll shows Idaho voters strongly in support of the bipartisan “Gang of Eight” immigration bill now being debated in the U.S. Senate, with 67 percent …
Mon., March 4, 2013
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have gone where no Zags have gone before. The Bulldogs reached No. 1 in the AP men’s basketball poll Monday for the first time in program history. …
Tue., Feb. 26, 2013
Gonzaga has reached new heights in the AP college basketball poll, checking in at No. 2. The Bulldogs’ previous high was No. 3 in the final two weeks of the …