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2016 poll: Chris Christie 43,
Hillary Clinton 42

Politico, by Emily Schultheis

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Posted By:congaree53, 11/13/2013 1:23:56 PM

A new poll finds former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie virtually tied in a potential 2016 matchup. Christie takes 43 percent in the Quinnipiac poll, compared with 42 percent for Clinton. Christie’s strength comes in part from his strong showing among independents: he leads among the group by 16 points, 48 percent to 32 percent. He also leads among men and white voters, and comes within 12 points of Clinton among Hispanic voters — far above 2012 GOP candidate Mitt Romney’s performance with that demographic. Clinton’s strength is with women (she leads 48-39 percent)

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 11/13/2013 1:26:56 PM     (No. 9611558)

Polls are annoying. Yesterday´s poll had PIAPS up by 10. Nothing worse than network news conducting a poll and then headlining a "news" story about the results of their poll.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: plex, 11/13/2013 1:27:55 PM     (No. 9611560)

If I were given those two choices, I would have to choose Christie. I pray for other choices.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: californiadude, 11/13/2013 1:40:42 PM     (No. 9611590)

Did someone say Jeb Bush?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Gordon Mills, 11/13/2013 1:41:13 PM     (No. 9611593)

Another example of the insanity of so-called journalism. With all the stuff of importance occurring today they are all adither, gushy and giddy about an event 3 years into the future. Pox on ´em all.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: squid, 11/13/2013 1:41:54 PM     (No. 9611596)

Baloney!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: shamus, 11/13/2013 1:47:58 PM     (No. 9611603)

Two fabulous choices for 2016. Is this a great country, or what?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: belwhatter, 11/13/2013 1:49:21 PM     (No. 9611606)

Oh please, another stupid poll to create something to write about. Christie will not hold the opposition to Hillary banner any more than Donald Duck.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: civilservant, 11/13/2013 1:49:23 PM     (No. 9611607)

If those are my choices, I am suggesting a candidacy of competency and sheer ´nards......

Putin/Palin 2016!!!!!!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: mc squared, 11/13/2013 1:51:04 PM     (No. 9611611)

Wish my house had a gas oven.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Safari Man, 11/13/2013 1:55:41 PM     (No. 9611622)

I´m thinking more like:

Christie: 70
Hillary: 50

But I´m not sure what their waist measurements have to do with anything.


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Reply 11 - Posted by: fritzilou, 11/13/2013 2:03:22 PM     (No. 9611636)

I would guess there is a bit of poll manipulation going on here.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Country Boy, 11/13/2013 2:05:31 PM     (No. 9611640)

Hillary´s first general election, gonna run for POTUS. And at age ~70.

Sure.

Time for a reality check.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Pinchem, 11/13/2013 2:32:08 PM     (No. 9611674)

It´s hard to believe that women who vote for Hillary will be as dumb and stupid as the blacks for voting for Obama just because he was black. It´s probably the most ignorant reason to vote.

Perhaps it´s true, the Flower Children of Yesterday are today´s Blooming Idiots.


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Reply 14 - Posted by: Grady, 11/13/2013 2:42:18 PM     (No. 9611698)

Once again the liberals are picking our candidate.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Rinktum, 11/13/2013 2:58:05 PM     (No. 9611743)

These polls are trying to fix the narrative that Christie can beat the Hildabeast. Just say no to both of them. He cozyed up to Obama too much after Sandy. He cost Romney votes and I can´t forgive that. If he says his behavior had no effect then he is too naïve to be the nominee. Any thinking person knew he gave Obama a huge gift with his behavior after Sandy. When it mattered, he failed to handle the PR wisely. He acted like a silly schoolgirl getting the attention of the big man on campus. It was embarrassing.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: yuban, 11/13/2013 4:46:53 PM     (No. 9611932)

It is not too early to say I refuse to vote for either one of them.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Japanorama, 11/13/2013 5:29:58 PM     (No. 9611990)

Two bums I would never vote for.
Secession seems more appealing, since Republican candidates seems to be RINOs, probably funded by Democrats.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: eoddad, 11/16/2013 6:54:08 PM     (No. 9616803)

Christie has as much chance of winning the Republican Primaries as he has making the Olympic team as a pole vaulter.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: santokitime, 11/16/2013 10:11:45 PM     (No. 9616943)

If this is the best this country can offer I guess I will sit this one out also.

We been telling the Repubs no more lessor of two evils stuff is going to work.

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