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Colorado: McCain vs. Obama

2008: Senate, CO-4 | 2006: Gov, CO-4, CO-5, CO-7 | 2004: President, Senate

Polling Data

PollDateSampleMoEMcCain (R)Obama (D)Spread
Final Results------44.753.7Obama +9.0
RCP Average10/27 - 11/2----45.350.8Obama +5.5
FOX News/Rasmussen11/2 - 11/21000 LV3.04751Obama +4
ARG10/28 - 10/30600 LV4.04552Obama +7
Denver Post/Mason-Dixon10/28 - 10/29625 LV4.04449Obama +5
Marist10/27 - 10/28682 LV4.04551Obama +6

All Colorado: McCain vs. Obama Polling Data

RCP Poll Average
Colorado: McCain vs. Obama
45.3McCain (R)
50.8Obama (D)+5.5

Polling Data

PollDateSampleMoEMcCain (R)Obama (D)Spread
Final Results------44.753.7Obama +9.0
RCP Average10/27 - 11/2----45.350.8Obama +5.5
FOX News/Rasmussen11/2 - 11/21000 LV3.04751Obama +4
ARG10/28 - 10/30600 LV4.04552Obama +7
PPP (D)10/28 - 10/302023 LV2.24454Obama +10
Denver Post/Mason-Dixon10/28 - 10/29625 LV4.04449Obama +5
Marist10/27 - 10/28682 LV4.04551Obama +6
CNN/Time10/23 - 10/28774 LV3.54553Obama +8
National Journal/FD10/23 - 10/27409 RV4.94448Obama +4
FOX News/Rasmussen10/26 - 10/261000 LV3.04650Obama +4
Politico/InAdv10/26 - 10/26636 LV3.84553Obama +8
Associated Press/GfK10/22 - 10/26626 LV3.94150Obama +9
Rocky Mtn News/CBS410/21 - 10/23500 LV4.44052Obama +12
InAdv/PollPosition10/20 - 10/20576 LV4.04651Obama +5
FOX News/Rasmussen10/19 - 10/191000 LV3.04651Obama +5
Rasmussen10/16 - 10/16700 LV4.04552Obama +7
CNN/Time10/11 - 10/14762 LV3.54751Obama +4
Suffolk10/10 - 10/13600 LV4.04347Obama +4
Quinnipiac/WSJ/WP10/8 - 10/121088 LV3.04352Obama +9
PPP (D)10/8 - 10/101331 LV2.74252Obama +10
InAdv/PollPosition10/6 - 10/6485 LV5.04551Obama +6
FOX News/Rasmussen10/5 - 10/51000 LV3.04551Obama +6
Denver Post/Mason-Dixon9/29 - 10/1625 LV4.04444Tie
FOX News/Rasmussen9/28 - 9/28500 LV4.54849Obama +1
InAdv/PollPosition9/23 - 9/23505 LV4.34150Obama +9
Rasmussen9/23 - 9/23700 LV4.04750Obama +3
CNN/Time9/21 - 9/23794 LV3.54751Obama +4
Ciruli Assoc.9/19 - 9/23501 LV4.44344Obama +1
PPP (D)9/20 - 9/211084 LV3.04451Obama +7
Quinnipiac/WSJ/WP9/14 - 9/211418 LV2.64549Obama +4
InAdv/PollPosition9/17 - 9/17508 LV4.34151Obama +10
National Journal/FD9/11 - 9/15400 RV4.94445Obama +1
FOX News/Rasmussen9/14 - 9/14500 LV4.54846McCain +2
InAdv/PollPosition9/10 - 9/10501 LV4.34649Obama +3
PPP (D)9/7 - 9/91078 LV3.04647Obama +1
FOX News/Rasmussen9/7 - 9/7500 LV4.54649Obama +3
CNN/Time8/24 - 8/26670 RV3.54746McCain +1
Suffolk8/21 - 8/24450 LV4.63944Obama +5
Quinnipiac8/15 - 8/211060 LV3.04746McCain +1
Mason-Dixon8/13 - 8/15400 LV5.04346Obama +3
Rasmussen8/13 - 8/13700 LV4.04948McCain +1
Rocky Mtn News/CBS48/11 - 8/13500 RV4.44441McCain +3
PPP (D)8/5 - 8/7933 LV--4448Obama +4
Quinnipiac/WSJ/WP7/14 - 7/221425 LV--4644McCain +2
Rasmussen7/21 - 7/21500 LV--4750Obama +3
PPP (D)7/9 - 7/101050 LV--4347Obama +4
Quinnipiac/WSJ/WP6/17 - 6/241351 LV--4449Obama +5
Rasmussen6/17 - 6/17500 LV--4143Obama +2
Rasmussen5/19 - 5/19500 LV--4248Obama +6
Rasmussen4/16 - 4/16500 LV--4346Obama +3
Rasmussen3/17 - 3/17500 LV--4646Tie
SurveyUSA2/26 - 2/28630 RV--4150Obama +9
Rasmussen2/11 - 2/11500 LV--3946Obama +7

All Commentary & News Stories

- Veep Choice Must Be Test-Marketed - Quin Hillyer, American Spectator

- Running-Mate Math: Dems Need Strickland - George Will, Washington Post

- The Dems' Surrogate Circus - John Mercurio, National Journal

- Why is Obama's Pastor in the News? - Josh Marshall, Talking Points Memo

- Can McCain Paint Blue States Red? - Jonathan Martin, The Politico

- Don't Discount Clinton's Strength in Ohio - John Fortier, The Politico

- Michelle Obama: Alienated in the U.S.A. - Evan Thomas, Newsweek

- The Dems' Iraq Paralysis - Abe Greenwald, Contentions

- Talent, Not Race, Explains Obama's Success - Joe Klein, Time

- Obama's Pastor Problem - Brian Ross, Good Morning America

- The Party Won't Overrule Obama Delegate Win - Peter Brown, Politico

- Why the Democrats Won't Fracture - Mort Kondracke, Roll Call

- Spitzer and the Law Are At Fault - The Economist

- It's the War Economy, Stupid! - The Nation

- Obama's Minister of Hate - New York Post

- Wright and Ferraro Are Just Distractions - Chicago Tribune

- NRCC Audits Forged, Nearly $1M Missing - Reid Wilson, RealClearPolitics

- Obama's Iraq Inconsistencies - Michael Gerson, Washington Post

- Do Voters Want a More Isolationist Foreign Policy? - Andrew Kohut, NYT

- What Will Happen With Florida? - Jay Cost, RealClearPolitics

- Don't Discount Clinton's Strength in Ohio - John Fortier, The Politico

- Obama and the Minister - Ronald Kessler, Wall Street Journal

- Hillary's New Conservative Friends - Steve Kornacki, New York Observer

- Monsters & Racists & Sexists, Oh My! - Kathleen Parker, RealClearPolitics

- Adventures In Identity Politics - Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post

- Is Clinton Making Obama Unelectable? - Jonathan Chait, The New Republic

- The Risks and Rewards of Obama - Ronald Brownstein, National Journal

- What Will Obama Cost the Nation? - Ross Kaminsky, Human Events

- Someone's Going to Feel Cheated - Gloria Borger, US News & World Report

- Dems Can't Stay Silent on Iraq - Arianna Huffington, Huffington Post

- Why McCain Might Win - Michael Hirsh, Newsweek

- The SNL Effect - Howard Kurtz, Washington Post

- The Democrats' Veep Calculus - Kimberley Strassel, Wall Street Journal

- Why McCain Should Pick Jindal - James Lucier, American Spectator

- Addressing the Wright Problem - Ross Douthat, The Atlantic

- McCain on His Record, Tax Cuts & Immigration - Hannity & Colmes

- Democrats Need to Stop This Silliness - James Carville, Financial Times

- Playing by Obama's Rules - Pat Buchanan, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

- Sorry, Hillary: You've Crossed the Line - Charles Pluckhahn, Seattle Times

- The Pastor Questions Aren't Going Away - Victor Davis Hanson, NRO

- Is Obama's Explanation Good Enough? - Noam Scheiber, New Republic

- On My Faith and My Church - Senator Barack Obama, Huffington Post

- How McCain Turned It Around - Chris Jones, Esquire

- Obama: I Trusted Rezko - David Jackson, Chicago Tribune

- The Keys to Pennsylvania - Terry Madonna & Michael Young, RCP

- Infighting Risks Dems' Key Voters - David Shribman, Pitt Post-Gazette

- For Progressives, A Sea-Change Election? - Robert Borosage, The Nation

- The Conservative Case for McCain - Gov. Mark Sanford, Wall Street Journal

- Why McCain Might Win - Michael Hirsh, Newsweek

- This is Why Hillary is Staying in the Race - John Podhoretz, Contentions

- The Pastor Story Behind the Story - Mike Allen, The Politico

- Controversial Minister Leaves Obama Campaign - Alex Johnson, MSNBC

- Democrats Might Not Need Florida - Adam Smith, St. Petersburg Times

- Obama Opens Up on Rezko - John Kass, Chicago Tribune

- Like Patton, McCain Wants to Win - Jeff Jacoby, Boston Globe

- The Deep Blue Divide - Julia Baird, Newsweek

- Dems Enter WWI Phase - Jonathan Martin and Mike Allen, The Politico

- McCain's Free Ride Will Cost Dems in Fall - Drew Westen, The New Republic

- Time to Buy Hillary Clinton - John McIntyre, RealClearPolitics

- Don't Bet Against a Clinton/Obama Ticket - Clive Crook, Financial Times

- Dems Risk Losing a Generation With Clinton - Ron Dzwonkowski, Detroit FP

- Generation Obama? Perhaps Not. - William Kristol, New York Times

- Has The Media Been Fair to Obama's Church? - Lisa Miller, Newsweek

- Pastor Calls Into Question Obama's Judgment - Peter Wehner, Nat'l Review

- The Dangers of Pitting Race Against Gender - Gary Younge, The Guardian

- White Male Vote Will Be Critical for Dems - Dan Balz, Washington Post

- The Growing Democratic Racial Divide - Robert Novak, Chicago Sun-Times

- The Fiscal Nightmare of 2009 - Marc Ambinder, The Atlantic

- Obama: How Does He Respond? - Mark Murray, NBC News

- White Suspicion, Black 'Luck' - Gregory Rodriguez, Los Angeles Times

- The Iraq Question McCain Must Answer - Peter Feaver, Weekly Standard

- Church Accuses Media of 'Crucifixion' - L. Lerer & M. Allen, The Politico

- Pastor's Remarks Spark Debate - Thomas Edsall, Huffington Post

- Obama's Campaign Has Been Fatally Damaged - Paul Burka, Texas Monthly

- Ready to End the War in Iraq - Senator Hillary Clinton, GW University

- Obama, Kristol & Newsmax - Michael Crowley, The New Republic

- Dems Need to Resolve Race Sooner Rather Than Later - Mike Cohen, WSJ

- What Do the Democrats Do Now? - Jennifer Rubin, Contentions

- Attacks on Obama, Wright are Ludicrous - Charles Coulter, Kansas City Star

- Beyond the Noise on Free Trade - Gregory Mankiw, New York Times

- Economic Chaos, Political Consequences - Nicholas von Hoffman, Nation

- Obama Walks Arrogance Line - Ron Fournier, Associated Press

- Pelosi's Not-So-Secret Support for Obama - Steve Kornacki, NY Observer

- Comparing Falwell and Wright is Silly - Ross Douthat, The Atlantic

- The Clinton Civil War - Markos Moulitsas, DailyKos

- The Problem with Obama's Explanation - Michael Medved, Townhall

- Obama in Cross Hairs for Pastor Remarks - Tapper & Rucci, ABC News

- The Wright Question - Washington Post

- How Much Danger Are Democrats In? - John Dickerson, Slate

- Clinton's Hopes for Florida Fade - Mark Halperin, Time

- Obama's Rationale for Bid in Jeopardy Over Wright - Tom Bevan, RCP

- Why Obama Can't Escape His Preacher - James Kirchick, The Politico

- Obama Right For Keeping the Faith - Rick Daugherty, PA Morning Call

- The Obama Bargain - Shelby Steele, Wall Street Journal

- On Wright, What Took Obama So Long? - Richard Cohen, Washington Post

- Eloquent Speech Masks the Real Issue - John Podhoretz, Contentions

- Speech Fine , Not Gen. Election - Tom Maguire, JustOneMinute

- Obama is Asking Voters to Excuse Jeremiah Wright - Stanley Kurtz, NRO

- An Honest, Honorable Candidate - Alan Wolfe, The New Republic

- Obama's Speech Was Brilliant, But... - Michael Crowley, The New Republic