Sunday, August 11, 2013

The Atlantic's Molly Ball: Falling Support For the GOP Among the Elderly?

The Atlantic's Molly Ball examines some recent polling data from Democratic pollster Stanley Greenberg.  Greenberg's surveys suggest that the Republican Party is now losing significant support among elderly voters, a group that the GOP has carried by comfortable margins in recent election cycles.

Molly Ball's article is linked below.

The Atlantic: Shift Away From the Republicans by Elderly Voters?

"More seniors still said they plan to vote Republican than Democrat in 2014, 46 percent to 41 percent. But that 5-point margin is down from the 21-point margin seniors gave the GOP in 2010, according to exit polls."

---Molly Ball, The Atlantic 

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