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Civitas Action Releases 2013 State Legislative Rankings

RALEIGH – Civitas Action has released its annual Conservative Effectiveness Ranking of North Carolina state lawmakers for the 2013 legislative session. Scores suggest that the Senate was more conservative than the House last year, with more than half of the Senate members earning an “A”, while no House members garnered…

 

Civitas Poll: North Carolina Voters Vastly Overestimate NC Ethnic Diversity

June 2, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Francis De Luca (919) 834-2099         Francis.deluca@nccivitas.org RALEIGH – The latest Civitas Institute Poll shows North Carolina voters overestimate the diversity of the state’s ethnic makeup. Voters’ average view is that the state’s population is 51.4 percent white, 33.5 percent black and 23.8 percent…

 

Civitas Poll: Tillis Leading Hagan

RALEIGH – The latest Civitas Institute Poll shows state House Speaker Thom Tillis, the Republican candidate, leading Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan in the race for the U.S. Senate. Tillis leads Hagan 39 percent to 36 percent, with Libertarian candidate Sean Haugh the choice of 8 percent of the 600 registered…

 

Newest Civitas Poll Shows Tillis in Lead

April 29, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Francis De Luca (919) 834-2099  Francis.deluca@nccivitas.org RALEIGH – The latest Civitas Institute Poll shows likely North Carolina voters would prefer to see House Speaker Thom Tillis, a Republican, as the fall opponent of incumbent Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan. In the regular Civitas live-caller…

 

Civitas Flash Poll: In GOP Race, Tillis Just Below 40%

April 24, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Francis De Luca (919) 834-2099 Francis.deluca@nccivitas.org RALEIGH – A new Civitas Institute Flash Poll of likely Republican primary voters shows state House Speaker Thom Tillis nearing the 40 percent level needed to avoid a runoff vote. Tillis was the choice of 39 percent…

 

Civitas Poll: Voters Pessimistic on Personal Finances and Election Year Economy

April 15, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  Francis De Luca (919) 834-2099 Francis.deluca@nccivitas.org RALEIGH – The latest Civitas Institute Poll shows North Carolina voters blame Democrats more than Republicans for their personal financial woes as the state and nation move into the 2014 election. While voters are slightly more positive…

 

Civitas Poll Offers Update on Voters’ Views

April 10, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  Francis De Luca (919) 834-2099 Francis.deluca@nccivitas.org RALEIGH – The latest Civitas Poll provides insights on North Carolina’s political landscape. The poll of 600 registered North Carolina voters was conducted March 18-20, and has an error margin of plus/minus 4 percent. Text of questions*:…

 

Civitas Poll: Strong Support for Teacher Tenure Law

April 9, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  Bob Luebke (919) 834-2099    Robert.Luebke@nccivitas.org RALEIGH – The latest Civitas Poll suggests strong public support for a new state law that requires local school systems to end tenure. The new law instead allows districts to offer the top-performing teachers four-year contracts with guaranteed…

 

Civitas Poll: Voters Have Strong Opinions on ACA and Health Care

April 8, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Francis De Luca, 919-834-2099      Francis.deluca@nccivitas.org RALEIGH – The latest Civitas Poll shows that voters remain very concerned over the cost of health care, and many are supportive of plans to open more same-day surgery centers. “This poll shows voters are very sensitive to…

 

Civitas Poll Spotlights Partisan Divide

March 25, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Francis De Luca (919) 834-2099   Francis.deluca@nccivitas.org RALEIGH – Two new Civitas flash polls (Conducted by SurveyUSA) – one of Republican primary voters (both registered Republicans and registered unaffiliated voters who say they will vote in the GOP primary) and one of Democrats (both…

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