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Indiana: McCain vs. Obama

2008: Governor , IN-3 | 2006: IN-2, IN-7, IN-8, IN-9

Polling Data

PollDateSampleMoEMcCain (R)Obama (D)Spread
Final Results------48.950.0Obama +1.1
RCP Average10/26 - 11/3----47.846.4McCain +1.4
Reuters/Zogby10/31 - 11/3585 LV4.15045McCain +5
ARG10/28 - 10/31600 LV4.04848Tie
Downs Center/SUSA10/27 - 10/30900 LV3.34747Tie
Rasmussen10/28 - 10/29500 LV4.54946McCain +3
Indy Star/Selzer10/26 - 10/28606 LV4.04546Obama +1

All Indiana: McCain vs. Obama Polling Data

RCP Poll Average
Indiana: McCain vs. Obama
47.8McCain (R)+1.4
46.4Obama (D)

Polling Data

PollDateSampleMoEMcCain (R)Obama (D)Spread
Final Results------48.950.0Obama +1.1
RCP Average10/26 - 11/3----47.846.4McCain +1.4
Reuters/Zogby10/31 - 11/3585 LV4.15045McCain +5
PPP (D)10/31 - 11/22634 LV1.94849Obama +1
ARG10/28 - 10/31600 LV4.04848Tie
Downs Center/SUSA10/27 - 10/30900 LV3.34747Tie
Rasmussen10/28 - 10/29500 LV4.54946McCain +3
Indy Star/Selzer10/26 - 10/28606 LV4.04546Obama +1
Research 200010/24 - 10/28800 LV3.54747Tie
Reuters/Zogby10/23 - 10/26601 LV4.15044McCain +6
Research 200010/23 - 10/25600 LV4.04748Obama +1
Howey-Gauge10/23 - 10/24600 LV4.14745McCain +2
SurveyUSA10/21 - 10/22631 LV4.04549Obama +4
Big10 Battleground10/19 - 10/22586 LV4.24151Obama +10
PPP (D)10/18 - 10/191411 LV2.64648Obama +2
Rasmussen10/7 - 10/7500 LV4.55043McCain +7
CNN/Time10/3 - 10/6677 LV4.05146McCain +5
Research 20009/29 - 10/3800 LV3.54646Tie
Research 20009/28 - 9/30600 LV4.04645McCain +1
SurveyUSA9/28 - 9/29687 LV3.84845McCain +3
Rasmussen9/17 - 9/18500 LV4.54947McCain +2
Big10 Battleground9/14 - 9/17612 RV4.04743McCain +4
Indy Star/Selzer9/14 - 9/16600 LV4.04447Obama +3
CNN/Time9/13 - 9/14890 RV3.55145McCain +6
Howey-Gauge8/29 - 8/30600 RV--4543McCain +2
Rasmussen8/19 - 8/21500 LV4.04943McCain +6
SurveyUSA8/16 - 8/18645 LV--5044McCain +6
SurveyUSA6/21 - 6/23627 LV--4748Obama +1
Indiana Legislative Insight5/27 - 6/1601 RV4.04739McCain +8
Downs Center4/28 - 4/301274 LV--4748Obama +1
Research 20004/21 - 4/24600 LV--5143McCain +8
Indy Star/Selzer4/20 - 4/23500 A4.44149Obama +8
Downs Center4/14 - 4/16LV --5144McCain +7
SurveyUSA2/26 - 2/28575 RV--5041McCain +9

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