Saturday, October 29, 2011

Republican ranks rising, poll suggests

More Americans identify themselves as Republicans than they did in 2008, a new Gallup survey shows. - Politico

The poll, which sampled 88,000 adults in 2008 and 2011, show that 40 percent of respondents now say they consider themselves Republican or lean Republican, up from 37 percent in January-March of 2008.