Tales from the Trail

New poll shows boost for Afghan war strategy

April 22, 2010

A new national poll by Quinnipiac University shows that the Obama administration’s new strategy in Afghanistan is gaining some favor among voters.

McCain, Palin doing less well with younger evangelicals

September 29, 2008

DALLAS – Republican presidential contender John McCain still retains strong support from white evangelical Protestants, but the 72-year-old Arizona senator’s appeal fades with younger voters from this flock.

Obama beats McCain in kissing contest

July 15, 2008

WASHINGTON – With the presidential election four months away, most opinion polls show Barack Obama holding a single-digit lead over John McCain.