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stated on March 2, 2020 in a Tweet
Michael Bloomberg “did not poll well as mayor in handling crisis!”
stated on February 20, 2020 in an MSNBC interview
“The majority of hunters now want universal background checks, the majority of Trump voters.”
stated on January 9, 2020 in public comments
National polls have “never predicted who will be president from our party. Carter was in the single digits a few months before caucuses. Bill Clinton was. Obama — 20 points behind in the national polls roughly.”
stated on December 6, 2019 in
Says she's beating Democratic opponent Cal Cunningham and is also the first black, female US Senate candidate to be beating an incumbent Senator (Thom Tillis) in "every poll out of the gate."
stated on December 12, 2019 in a hearing
Says Betsy DeVos is the "most unpopular person in our government."
stated on October 22, 2019 in an interview with the Washington Post
"I'm one of only two candidates in the field that 10% or more of Donald Trump voters say they would support in the general" election.
stated on October 15, 2019 in a Democratic presidential debate
Americans "say that what they want is a choice" to join a single-payer system like Medicare rather than ending private insurance.
stated on September 12, 2019 in the Democratic debate in Houston
"Over 90% of the American people think we have to get assault weapons off the street — period."
stated on June 30, 2019 in a TV panel
"Fifty percent of Republicans are in favor of Medicare for All."
stated on June 4, 2019 in a press conference in London
"I’ve had tremendous Republican support. I have a 90% — 94% approval rating, as of this morning, in the Republican Party. That’s an all-time record."
stated on April 23, 2019 in a tweet
"In the ‘old days’ if you were president and you had a good economy, you were basically immune from criticism."
stated on February 1, 2019 in an interview
"Seventy percent of the American public agree with" Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez "on having the top marginal (tax) rate for the rich" at 70 percent, and "that's a Fox News Poll saying that."
stated on January 8, 2019 in an interview on Bloomberg television
"President Trump has the strongest support percentage-wise in our state than any other state in the nation. He won West Virginia by almost 43 percentage points and he's been carrying close to 60 percent approval."
stated on September 29, 2018 in a rally in Wheeling, W.Va.
"Even in California now, they don’t want to be sanctuary cities anymore. They want out."
E. Gordon Gee
stated on September 20, 2018 in an interview with the Daily Athenaeum
In public approval, "the press is rated right now below that of Congress, and that is very low; it’s in the single digits."
stated on July 30, 2018 in a Fox Business Network interview
"Fully half the people — our research is showing half the people — in (California) want to leave."
stated on August 13, 2018 in a tweet
Says Ohio Gov. John Kasich is "very unpopular."
stated on July 29, 2018 in a tweet
"Wow, highest Poll Numbers in the history of the Republican Party. That includes Honest Abe Lincoln and Ronald Reagan."
stated on June 27, 2018 in a campaign email
"I’m the first Democrat to ever lead Scott Walker in an election year."
Republican Party of Texas
stated on July 14, 2018 in a fundraising email blast
Says a poll showed Democrat Beto O’Rourke within 2 percentage points of Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.