We released a new poll today. Some media coverage:
The Charlotte Observer — A new Elon University Poll shows Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan with an edge over Republican Thom Tillis.
Talking About Politics — “If you’re tired of ads, tired of contradictory punditry and tired of conflicting, confusing and cooked-up polls, here’s a prescription for sanity: Take a dose of the Elon University poll. A warning about side effects: It will calm Democrats and give Republicans heartburn. (Hagan is up 45-41.)That aside, it gives you as clear, comprehensive and unbiased a look at the North Carolina electorate right now as you’re going to get.
News & Record — Incumbent U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan holds a steady lead over her Republican challenger with Election Day just days away, according to the latest Elon University Poll.
Burlington Times News — Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan leads Republican challenger and state House Speaker Thom Tillis as the 2014 campaign enters its final days, according to a new Elon University poll released on Thursday.
TWC News — (Video) An Elon University poll released Thursday morning shows Sen. Kay Hagan has a slight edge over her Republican challenger Thom Tillis.
MSNBC — With only days to go, the polls are tightening and the news isn’t looking good for Democrats as they try to hang on to the Senate. The one ray of sunshine for Democrats is in North Carolina where a new Elon University poll shows Sen. Kay Hagan with a 4 point lead over Republican Thom Tillis, thanks to a big edge among women voters.
CNN — The battle for control of Congress is entering a final, frantic five-day stretch that favors Republicans but has room for plenty of surprises that could determine which party will run the Senate.
WBTV — A new Elon University poll gives Democrat Kay Hagan a slight edge over Republican Thom Tillis, but two other polls released this week show them neck-in-neck. “Have you got a coin?” asks political analyst Michael Bitzer. “Because at this point the polls, everything seems to be indicating this could be a long night next Tuesday.
FoxNews — After eight years in the proverbial wilderness, Republicans are feeling confident about their chances of reclaiming the Senate majority in next week’s elections – as the two-year, bare-knuckle battle boils down to about 10 key races in the final days.
Breitbart — While other recent polls have the U.S. Senate race in North Carolina at a virtual tie, Thursday morning brought dueling polls, one showing Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC) with a slight lead and another showing her Republican challenger state House Speaker Thom Tillis also with a slight lead. A Elon University Poll taken Oct. 21-25 and released Thursday has Hagan with a 4 percent leaded and a poll from the Republican group Vox Populi taken Oct. 25-27 also released Thursday has Tillis with a 5 percentage point lead.
The Voter Update — Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan is clinging to a four-point lead over Republican N.C. House Speaker Thom Tillis with less than a week left in this year’s election, according tonew results from the Elon University Poll.