From the daily archives: Monday, September 18, 2006

Push Polls: Damned if you do…

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A recent post on ProgressOhio reveals that “A federal court Judge this morning ruled that State Auditor candidate Barbara Sykes has cause to proceed in her lawsuit alleging that her opponent Mary Taylor used a race-baiting push poll against her.”

They sure do love those push polls…

Bob Dole used the SAME COMPANY as Taylor (Western Wats in Utah) to conduct negative pull polls against Steve Forbes in February of 1996. Dole went on to win the primary- but lose the election.

Ken Blackwell probably learned about the effectiveness of push polls when he was the national chairman for […]

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Before ’84
Norman B. Cummings is a Republican political consultant. He is originally from Bartlett, Ohio.

He was born March 25th, 1948, the same day as Cleveland Rocker Michael Stanley.

Also in the news that day: a flying saucer crashes in Aztec, New Mexico and, in Washington DC, President Harry S. Truman gives a news conference pledging US support for the newly-formed nation of Israel.

Norman kicked off his political career in 1970 working on the campaign of Senator Robert Taft Jr. (the current governor’s father). He has been an active Republican politico at the state and national […]

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Blackwell’s Hitler Photo

The Blackwell blog’s latest post Ted Strickland’s Michael Dukakis Photo
attempts to compare Ted to Mike because they both had their picture taken in a race car.

Naugle tried this once before with Fidel Castro.

In response, Aberrant Equation had a silly, but very funny set of pictures comparing Ken Blackwell to people like Kim Jong Il and Hitler.

Check it out here.

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