You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

It turns out that the rumors of U.S. Rep. John Dingellís political demise may have been exaggerated [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
Home » Discuss » Places » Michigan Donate to DU
marmar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-21-10 06:26 PM
Original message
It turns out that the rumors of U.S. Rep. John Dingellís political demise may have been exaggerated
Advertisements [?]
from the Detroit Free Press:



It turns out that the rumors of U.S. Rep. John Dingellís political demise may have been exaggerated.

Word of a recent poll that showed the U.S. Houseís longest-serving member ever trailing a Republican newcomer made national headlines. But according to a Free Press-WXYZ TV (Channel 7) poll, the Dearborn Democrat enjoys a comfortable 53%-36% lead over Ann Arbor cardiologist Rob Steele.

That may be a far cry from the 70%-to-25% margin he held over Republican John Lynch in the 2008 election but itís also a fairly comfortable lead, given that this is expected to be a strong year for Republican congressional candidates.

EPIC-MRA of Lansing surveyed 400 likely voters in Michiganís 15th congressional district Ė which stretches form Dearborn through Ann Arbor and south to the Ohio line Ė last Saturday through Tuesday. It has a margin of error of plus or minus 4.9 percentage points.

The complete piece is at: http://www.freep.com/article/20101021/NEWS15/101021065/...



Refresh | +2 Recommendations Printer Friendly | Permalink | Reply | Top
 

Home » Discuss » Places » Michigan Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC