Tag: STRAW POLL

Walker wins Northeast GOP straw poll

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The three-day Northeast Leadership Conference is underway in Philadelphia, Save Jerseyans, one which will be relatively well-attended by Republican leaders and national candidate from inside the Northeast and beyond.  This year’s straw poll Read More

Christie Nabs 2nd Place in NH

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here are the restults of Satuday’s Northeast Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, New Hampshire, Save Jerseyans: Rand Paul – 15% Chris Christie – 13% Ben Carson – 11% Rick Santorum – 11% Scott Walker – Read More

Romney Wins #CPAC 2012 Straw Poll with 38%; Santorum 2nd with 31%

What do these results tell us, Save Jerseyans? Unscientific though they may be, the CPAC straw poll is often a measure of voter enthusiasm and campaign organization. Hence, the incredible shrinking New Gingrich doesn’t appear poised for a second political resurrection. Read More

Pawlenty’s Early Exit Proves Ideological Purity Isn’t Enough

Tim Pawlenty announced his early departure from the 2012 GOP Primary this morning on ABC’s “This Week” political program. Pawlenty’s departure comes just one day after a truly disappointing third place finish in Iowa’s Ames Straw Poll. What it tells Read More