It goes without saying that tomorrow will be another important milestone in the race for the presidency. If Iowa’s results had not been such a surprise, then maybe what happens tomorrow in New Hampshire wouldn’t be so intriguing at this point. It is certainly interesting to see what will develop after the final counts are in, especially if certain candidates drop out after these early election indicators.
Did you catch this weekend’s ballot bowl? I got to see a few snippets, and I really liked watching the candidates interact for the cameras in this manner. However, was this novel presentation of information (along with all the other events and debates going on over the weekend) enough to sway voters one way or another?
John and Bill Schneider had an interesting discussion about how the poll numbers have changed in just a few days. Interestingly, Obama is picking up additional support in this home stretch to the NH primaries.
Here is is talking about the poll numbers with Schneider:
And here are the poll number fluctuations they discussed:
Interesting that even over a span of a few days, the numbers have shifted, even if ever so slightly. A few points (in any direction) can make a huge difference when the race is so tight as it is at this point. Of course anything can still happen, but the raw data is nonetheless worth looking over.
And now, on to a bit of non-election news…
Some of you might know that there has been news in recent days thatis engaged to be married to to Dana Bash. We at johnthenewsking have pledged not to get into John’s personal life; however we did want to acknowledge that their upcoming plans have been announced, and as always, we wish John and Dana the best!