Va. Political Polls


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Roanoke College Poll: Democrats lead in General Assembly race

Democrats lead in a generic General Assembly ballot. President Trump's approval rating is down in Virginia. Approval for Gov. Northam is up slightly. 

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Review of Roanoke College Poll results related to gun control

As the special session of the Virginia Assembly convenes to address several issues related to gun violence, the Roanoke College Poll looks back on polling on issues related to firearm regulation from the past few years. 

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RC Poll: Virginians think Northam, Fairfax and Herring should stay

The latest poll of Virginians looks at leadership issues, sexual misconduct, immigration, socialism and gun control.

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RC Poll: Beneath the surface of Brat’s narrow lead in VA 7th district

Republican incumbent Rep. Dave Brat holds a 47%-43% lead over Democratic challenger Abigail Spanberger, according to The New York Times Upshot/Siena College Poll. 

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RC Poll: Kaine maintains strong lead over Stewart

Democrat incumbent Senator Tim Kaine holds a 17-point lead over Republican challenger Corey Stewart in the Virginia race for U.S. Senate. Libertarian Matt Waters has four percent of likely voters. Respondents also weigh in on President Trump's job performance, as well as his language and actions. 

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Kaine holds significant leads over three mostly unfamiliar Republican challengers

Democrat incumbent Senator Tim Kaine holds double-digit leads over three potential Republican challengers for his seat. In the Roanoke College Poll prior to Republican primary, the three Republican candidates were largely unknown. 

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