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South Carolina Democratic Primary

Saturday, January 26 | Delegates at Stake: 45

Polling Data

PollDateSampleObama Clinton Edwards Spread
Final Results----55.426.517.6Obama +28.9
RCP Average01/15 - 01/25--38.426.819.2Obama +11.6
ReutersC-Span/Zogby01/24 - 01/25816 LV412619Obama +15.0
SurveyUSA01/23 - 01/24553 LV433024Obama +13.0
Mason-Dixon01/22 - 01/23400 LV383019Obama +8.0
Clemson01/15 - 01/23LV 272017Obama +7.0
Rasmussen01/21 - 01/21624 LV432817Obama +15.0

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Recent Commentary & News Stories

- Searching for the Next Vice President - Marc Ambinder, National Journal

- Facts Better for GOP in '08 than '06 - Michael Barone, US News & WR

- The Flip-Flop Brothers: Who Will Suffer? - John Dickerson, Slate

- Obama's Class A Flip-Flop Won't Hurt Him - Jonathan Freedland, Guardian

- How to Hit Obama - Robert Novak, Chicago Sun-Times

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Polling Data

PollDateSampleObama Clinton Edwards Spread
Final Results----55.426.517.6Obama +28.9
RCP Average01/15 - 01/25--38.426.819.2Obama +11.6
ReutersC-Span/Zogby01/24 - 01/25816 LV412619Obama +15.0
SurveyUSA01/23 - 01/24553 LV433024Obama +13.0
ReutersC-Span/Zogby01/22 - 01/24811 LV382521Obama +13.0
Mason-Dixon01/22 - 01/23400 LV383019Obama +8.0
SurveyUSA01/22 - 01/23685 LV452922Obama +16.0
Reuters/CSpan/Zogby01/21 - 01/23811 LV392419Obama +15.0
Clemson01/15 - 01/23LV 272017Obama +7.0
Reuters/CSpan/Zogby01/20 - 01/22811 LV432415Obama +19.0
Rasmussen01/21 - 01/21624 LV432817Obama +15.0
SurveyUSA01/16 - 01/17577 LV463615Obama +10.0
Rasmussen01/16 - 01/16571 LV443115Obama +13.0
ARG*01/15 - 01/16600 LV44389Obama +6.0
Mason-Dixon01/14 - 01/16400 LV403113Obama +9.0
Insider Advantage01/14 - 01/15400 LV413113Obama +10.0
Rasmussen01/13 - 01/13516 LV383317Obama +5.0
Rasmussen01/09 - 01/09494 LV423015Obama +12.0
InsiderAdvantage01/07 - 01/07393 LV403315Obama +7.0
Rasmussen01/06 - 01/06553 LV423014Obama +12.0
SurveyUSA01/04 - 01/06579 LV503016Obama +20.0
SurveyUSA12/17 - 12/18496 LV394117Clinton +2.0
CBS News12/13 - 12/17599 LV353413Obama +1.0
Rasmussen12/16 - 12/16LV 333317Tie
CNN12/09 - 12/12LV 344216Clinton +8.0
Insider Advantage12/08 - 12/09480 LV282214Obama +6.0
SurveyUSA12/07 - 12/09470 LV404411Clinton +4.0
Mason-Dixon12/03 - 12/06400 LV252818Clinton +3.0
Insider Advantage12/03 - 12/04421 LV262415Obama +2.0
Rasmussen12/03 - 12/04407 LV343613Clinton +2.0
ARG*11/26 - 11/29600 LV214512Clinton +24.0
Clemson11/14 - 11/27450 LV171912Clinton +2.0
AP-Pew11/07 - 11/25373 LV314510Clinton +14.0
Rasmussen11/20 - 11/20404 LV334311Clinton +10.0
SurveyUSA11/09 - 11/11447 LV334710Clinton +14.0
ARG10/26 - 10/29600 LV194118Clinton +22.0
Ayres McHenry (R)10/24 - 10/29300 LV214013Clinton +19.0
Winthrop Univ.10/07 - 10/28534 LV233310Clinton +10.0
ARG*09/26 - 09/29600 LV30417Clinton +11.0
Rasmussen09/26 - 09/27567 LV304310Clinton +13.0
LA Times/Bloomberg09/06 - 09/10313 LV27457Clinton +18.0
ARG*08/26 - 08/29600 LV213224Clinton +8.0
Clemson08/20 - 08/29400 LV162610Clinton +10.0
Rasmussen08/20 - 08/20516 LV303813Clinton +8.0
ARG*07/26 - 07/30600 LV332918Obama +4.0
Insider Advantage07/23 - 07/24536 RV284313Clinton +15.0
CNN07/16 - 07/18380 LV253915Clinton +14.0
ARG*06/26 - 06/30600 LV213722Clinton +15.0
Mason-Dixon06/13 - 06/15329 LV342512Obama +9.0
Winthrop Univ.05/16 - 05/27RV 212911Clinton +8.0
ARG*05/23 - 05/26600 LV183430Clinton +4.0
Insider Advantage05/08 - 05/09500 LV312716Obama +4.0
ARG*04/27 - 04/30600 LV243618Clinton +12.0
Hamilton Beattie (D)04/14 - 04/19400 LV273116Clinton +4.0
Zogby04/16 - 04/17503 LV263321Clinton +7.0
Garin Hart Yang (D)04/09 - 04/12801 LV283121Clinton +3.0
Insider Advantage04/06 - 04/08500 RV342017Obama +14.0
ARG*02/23 - 02/27600 LV253620Clinton +11.0
Emerson College02/10 - 02/14-- 164116Clinton +25.0
ARG*12/21 - 12/23600 LV103431Clinton +3.0

All Commentary & News Stories

- Searching for the Next Vice President - Marc Ambinder, National Journal

- Facts Better for GOP in '08 than '06 - Michael Barone, US News & WR

- The Flip-Flop Brothers: Who Will Suffer? - John Dickerson, Slate

- Obama's Class A Flip-Flop Won't Hurt Him - Jonathan Freedland, Guardian

- How to Hit Obama - Robert Novak, Chicago Sun-Times

- McCain Closes the Cash Gap - Jeanne Cummings, The Politico

- Can McCain Save the GOP Brand? - Eleanor Clift, Newsweek

- A Family-Friendly Idea for McCain - Ramesh Ponnuru, Weekly Standard

- Obama Should Keep Gates at Defense - Joe Klein, Time

- VP Choice Isn't Always About Balance - David Shribman, Pitt Post-Gazette

- Why Did Obama Rattle the Jerusalem Issue? - Frida Ghitis, Miami Herald

- Where are Michelle's Feminist Defenders? - Mary Curtis, Washington Post

- Obama's Ever-Changing "Change" - New York Post

- McCain and Bush, Oil Opportunists - Los Angeles Times

- Obama-Gore? - Washington Times

- Obama's Right About Families and Education - James Klurfeld, Newsday

- The Obama-McCain Authenticity Contest - Liz Sidoti, Associated Press

- Obama: A False Moderate? - Michael Gerson, Washington Post

- Countering Race with Class - David Sirota, San Francisco Chronicle

- Obama's Balancing Act on Free Trade - Brian Montopoli, CBS News

- U.S. Shouldn't Alienate Canada on NAFTA - Sen. John McCain, Detroit FP

- U.S. Must Increase Energy Research Funding - Mort Kondracke, Roll Call

- McCain Struggles to Break Free of Bush - M. Reston & B. Drogin, LA Times

- Obama Should Keep Gates at Defense - Joe Klein, Time

- Obama's Flip-Flop Won't Hurt Bid - Jonathan Freedland, The Guardian

- The Two Obamas - David Brooks, New York Times

- After Shift, Obama Poised For Huge Cash Edge - Rick Klein, ABC News

- McCain's Oil Epiphany - Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post

- Drilling: A Cynical Political Calculation - Paul Krugman, New York Times

- The Problem with Obama's New Politics - Mona Charen, National Review

- Why 9/11 Won't Defeat Obama - Jonathan Chait, The New Republic

- Social Security is Not a Welfare Program - Larry Lindsey, Wall St. Journal

- The Party of Lincoln Was Left Behind on Civil Rights - John Avlon, RCP

- McCain is No Maverick - Eric Alterman & George Zornick, The Nation

- Obama Should Swap Chicago for Phoenix - Tristram Hunt, Times of London

- All Eyes on New Hampshire -- Again - E. J. Dionne, Seattle Times

- Will There Be Coattails in November? - Reid Wilson, RealClearPolitics

- Public Funding on the Ropes - New York Times

- Obama Flips, Blames It on McCain - Wall Street Journal

- Yes, Drill - but Research, Too - Dallas Morning News

- McCain Scores w/Drilling Proposal - Dick Morris & Eileen McGann, Fox News

- Dem Governors Unite Behind Obama - Napolitano & O'Malley, The Politico

- Does Obama Know What He's Talking About? - Scott Johnson, Power Line

- A Feminist Would Be Insane to Vote for McCain - Katha Pollitt, The Nation

- Obama's Best Veep Choice is Gone - Steven Stark, Boston Phoenix

- McCain's Terror Errors - Rosa Brooks, Los Angeles Times

- Questions from an Obamacon - Larry Hunter, The New Republic

- Obama's Chivalry Gap - Hendrik Hertzberg, The New Yorker

- Obama to Break Pledge, Opt Out of Public Financing - Jake Tapper, ABC News

- Democrats, Not So Fast - Ross Baker, USA Today

- The Not So Simple Politics of Iraq - Marie Cocco, Indianapolis Star

- McCain Should Give Up on Evangelical Support - Froma Harrop, Prov Journal

- Can Obama Defend America? - Michael Tomasky, The Guardian

- Promises Aren't Plans, Senator Obama - Ralph Peters, New York Post

- It's Not What They've Done, But What They'll Learn - John Ibbitson, G & M

- Obama and McCain Spout Economic Nonsense - Karl Rove, Wall St. Journal

- Oil Lessons - Debra Saunders, San Francisco Chronicle

- Obama's Promise of Change - Victor Davis Hanson, RealClearPolitics

- Dismantling the Myth of McCain - David Moberg, In These Times

- The '08 Battles for the U.S. Senate - Larry Sabato, UVA Center for Politics

- What Obama Meant By 'Undivided' Jerusalem - Joel Mowbray, RCP

- The Obama Two-Step - Steven Stark, Boston Phoenix

- Obama, The Post-Post 9/11 Candidate - Philip Klein, American Spectator

- Using 9/11 For Partisan Gain - Michael Scherer, Time

- Obama: NAFTA Not So Bad After All - Nina Easton, Fortune

- McCain and Obama's Gas Fight - Amy Walter, National Journal

- Obama and 9/11 - Max Boot, Commentary Magazine

- McCain's Message Problem - John Dickerson, Slate

- Michelle Obama's Subtle Makeover - M. Powell & J. Kantor, New York Times

- Calling All Fathers - Kathleen Parker, RealClearPolitics

- McCain Attacks Gitmo Ruling at His Peril - Ruth Marcus, Washington Post

- Sweeping and Wrong Conclusions - Peter Wehner, National Review Online

- Tim Pawlenty's Proletarian Chic - Noam Scheiber, The New Republic

- Time For Obama to Slaughter Some Sacred Cows - Blake Dvorak, RCP

- A McCain-Lieberman Ticket? - Walter Shapiro, Salon

- The Problem with Obama's Father's Day Speech - Bruce Walker, Am. Thinker

- Iraq's Foreign Minister Has a Chat with Obama - Washington Post

- The Energy Tide is Turning - Investor's Business Daily

- Bush Will Seek to Drop a Drilling Ban - Sheryl Stolberg, New York Times

- Envisioning McCain's Supreme Court - Ruth Marcus, Washington Post

- Why Hasn't Obama Pulled Further Ahead? - Jake Tapper, ABC News

- Can Georgia Be Obama's Ohio? - Jay Newton-Small, Time

- George Will's Weak Case Against McCain - Mark Levin, NRO

- When Obama is Off the Teleprompter - John Podhoretz, Contentions

- Full Metal McCain - Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone

- Where the Electorate Stands - Marc Ambinder, The Atlantic

- Why McCain Wouldn't Be Bush III - Andrew Romano, Newsweek

- It's Obama's Race to Lose - Matthew Rothschild, The Progressive

- McCain's Desperate Debate Gambit - Paul Waldman, American Prospect

- George Will is Wrong About Boumediene - Ed Whelan, NRO

- Obama as a Great Hope, No Matter His Color - Les Payne, Newsday

- Obama and the Cheney Option - Steve Kornacki, New York Observer

- Has Affirmative Action Run Its Course? - Jonathan Kaufman, WSJ

- Obama Raises Hopes for Fatherhood - E. J. Dionne, Houston Chronicle

- McCain's Posturing on Guantanamo - George Will, Washington Post

- The Unraveling of Joe Lieberman - Jonathan Chait, The New Republic

- Democratic Unity Still Out of Reach - Matthew Dallek, The Politico

- Independent Voters To Be Key in Nov. - Balz & Cohen, Washington Post

- What Obama Can Learn from Gates - Robert Kaplan, The Atlantic

- McCain Aims to Avoid the Dole-Drums - Holly Bailey, Newsweek