Pollster sees U.S. buying into economy

WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- A Democratic pollster said voter surveys have showed Americans are generally confident the U.S. economy is improving slowly in line with government statistics.
Did low turnout kill legal pot initiative?

Did low turnout kill legal pot initiative?

SACRAMENTO, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Low turnout among young people may have extinguished Proposition 19, California's marijuana legalization initiative, a poll released Thursday suggested.

Poll: McCain maintaining rural lead

WHITESBURG, Ky., Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Republican U.S. presidential nominee John McCain leads Democratic opponent Barack Obama by 10 points among rural voters in key states, a poll indicates.

Obama pushes pay equity issue

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Pay equity has recently emerged as a campaign issue in the U.S. presidential race, observers say.

Democrats ready to push contraceptive bill

WASHINGTON, April 5 (UPI) -- U.S. Senate Democrats say the time is right to vote on a bill that would expand access to contraceptives and sex education, a report said.

Kerry reverses slide among female voters

WASHINGTON, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential nominee Sen. John Kerry has swept past President George Bush in support among women voters, the New York Times said Wednesday.

Survey: Single U.S. women unlikely to vote

LOS ANGELES, May 10 (UPI) -- Studies have found that more than 21 million single women did not cast ballots in the last presidential election, the Los Angeles Times said Monday.

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