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  • IBD/TIPP Poll Shows 22.7% Increase in Economic Optimism; Index Returns to Positive Territory for the First Time Since March

    10/07/2020 12:37:19 PM PDT · by Jeremiah2911 · 30 replies
    IBD/TIPP Poll ^ | October 06, 2020 | IBD Staff
    The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index, a leading national poll on consumer confidence, revealed dramatic increases in positive sentiment this month, rising from 45.0 to 55.2 (22.7%) overall. This brings the index back into positive territory for the first time in seven months. For the IBD/TIPP indexes, a reading below 50.0 indicates pessimism. “We’ve seen some interesting swings in consumer sentiment throughout the pandemic, but October revealed the biggest gains by far,” said Ed Carson, IBD's news editor. The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index has established a strong track record of foreshadowing the confidence indicators issued later each month by the University...
  • Biden Lead Over Trump Cut To 3 Points After Presidential Debate: IBD/TIPP Poll

    10/02/2020 10:31:54 AM PDT · by SpeedyInTexas · 51 replies
    IBD ^ | 10/02/2020 | IBD
    Joe Biden's lead over President Donald Trump has narrowed to 2.6 points among likely voters, a new IBD/TIPP 2020 election poll finds. Trump's rise comes despite registered voters seeing Biden as the winner of Tuesday's debate and coming across as more likable by double-digit margins.
  • Autoimmune Experiments Switch Immune Cells From Attacking The Body to Protecting It

    06/26/2020 6:09:48 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 1 replies
    www.sciencealert.com ^ | 22 JUNE 2020 | PETER COCKERILL & DAVID C. WRAITH, THE CONVERSATION
    For most of us, the immune system works to protect us from bacteria, viruses, and other harmful pathogens. But for people with autoimmune conditions, the body's white blood cells instead perceive other cells and tissues in the body to be a threat and attacks them. While some immune disorders, like allergies, can sometimes be treated, autoimmune conditions such as multiple sclerosis (MS) remain incurable. Our research has shown that you can stop the immune system attacking the nerves – which is what happens in MS. We did this by giving the immune system ever-increasing doses of the same molecule that...
  • Joe Biden Keeps Grip On Democratic Race; President Trump Now Leads Warren, Sanders: IBD/TIPP Poll

    12/17/2019 6:25:36 AM PST · by PghBaldy · 25 replies
    Investors Business Daily ^ | December 16 | Terry Jones
    Former Vice President Joe Biden continues to lead the race for the Democratic nomination, the December IBD/TIPP Poll shows. Biden garnered 26% support, down slightly from 29% in November but the same reading as in October. And in head-to-head polls, only Biden among major Democratic candidates still leads President Trump, who moved ahead of Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, as the Dow Jones industrial average moved to record highs.
  • Blood pressure drug linked with increased risk of bowel condition

    07/05/2019 5:10:42 PM PDT · by ConservativeMind · 32 replies
    Science Daily ^ | July 3, 2019 | Imperial College London
    The new early-stage research finding comes from a team of scientists led by Imperial College London, who investigated the effectiveness and side effects of three common blood pressure medications: ACE-inhibitors, beta-blockers and calcium channel blockers. The most common treatments for high blood pressure are lifestyle changes and medications. By investigating versions of genes that mimic the effects of these drugs, the team were able to study the drugs' effectiveness -- and their potential side effects. The team, who included researchers from LMU Munich, then studied whether these gene variants -- which cause increased production of these proteins -- were linked...
  • Vanity: Sen. Kampala Harris with Anither Anonymous Accuser

    09/26/2018 9:50:04 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 98 replies
    BREAKING: Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris submitted to the Senate Judiciary Committee an anonymous and completely unsubstantiated accusation from a "Jane Doe" alleging Kavanaugh carried out a gang rape "in the back seat of a car." The letter omits place, date & alleged accomplices
  • Bill O’Reilly Reveals Megyn Kelly’s “Nickname” at Fox News. She’s NOT Happy.

    03/25/2017 4:55:26 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 51 replies
    TeaParty.org ^ | March 24, 2017 | Angry Patriot
    (Angry Patriot) – During her tenure at Fox News, Megyn Kelly and Bill O’Reilly were constantly at each other’s throats — often over her selfish attitude and need to make everything about her. So, it makes perfect sense that O’Reilly revealed that her nickname was “Me-Again” Kelly, via Washington Feed. According to O’Reilly, it was “always about Megyn,” which is not hard to believe. All of the drama surrounding Kelly is coming out in the open after she tore up her contract with Fox News, with some months still remaining on it. Kelly was on a break from Fox News...
  • The Meals On Wheels Lie Keeps Rolling Along

    03/21/2017 6:41:13 PM PDT · by 198ml · 39 replies
    IBD ^ | 3/21/17 | IBD
    Let's start with a basic fact. Contrary to news reports last week, President Trump is not eliminating funding for Meals on Wheels. He's not even cutting it. How do we know this? Meals on Wheels says so. A statement issued by Meals on Wheels America on Thursday notes that 35% of the revenues at the 5,000 or so local Meals on Wheels programs come via the Older Americans Act Nutrition Program. Trump's budget outline says nothing about this program whatsoever.
  • Most accurate 2012 poll has Trump lead widening

    11/07/2016 8:04:09 PM PST · by cba123 · 8 replies
    KIRO ^ | November 7, 2016 | Debbie Lord, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
    A poll that was the most accurate in predicting the 2012 victory by Barack Obama over Mitt Romney, says Republican nominee Donald Trump is leading Democrat Hillary Clinton by 2.4 points nationally heading into the final 24 hours of the 2016 presidential election. (please see full article, at link)
  • Most accurate poll in last three elections predicts a Trump victory

    11/07/2016 11:28:51 AM PST · by 11th_VA · 59 replies
    KMOV ^ | Nov 07, 2016 2:13 PM | By Eric Sykes,
    ST. LOUIS, MO (KMOV.com) - If the poll that correctly predicted the outcome of the last three elections is correct this year, a victory for Donald Trump is imminent. The Investors Business Daily and TechnoMetrica Market Intelligence poll has been the most accurate poll in recent presidential elections, correctly predicting the 2004, 2008 and 2012 election. In the last IDP/TIPP Presidential Election Tracking Poll before the 2016 election, Donald Trump holds a 2 point lead over Hillary Clinton.
  • Trump Lead Widens To 2, T43 to C41, His Biggest Yet in IBD/TIPP Poll

    11/07/2016 2:49:20 AM PST · by FlyingFish · 85 replies
    IBD ^ | November 7, 2016 | IBD
    With one day to go, Donald Trump extended his lead over Hillary Clinton, 43% to 41%, according to the latest IBD/TIPP presidential tracking poll. That comes after a third bombshell from FBI Director James Comey, who announced Sunday he would not indict Clinton for her email scandal. Trump's two-point lead now matches his largest so far during the 20 days of polling. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson gets 6% of the vote, Green Party candidate Jill Stein just 2%. In a two-way matchup that excludes the two third-party candidates, however, Clinton still holds a 43% to 42% lead over Trump, with...
  • Trump Leads Clinton By 1 Point With 2 Days Left: IBD/TIPP Poll

    11/06/2016 3:00:11 AM PST · by FlyingFish · 13 replies
    IBD ^ | November 6, 2016 | IBD
    Donald Trump has moved into the lead over Hillary Clinton, 44% to 43% with two days left before Election Day, according to the latest IBD/TIPP presidential tracking poll. And the number of states in play is expanding. The GOP and Democratic nominees had been tied for the prior four days. Libertarian Party pick Gary Johnson is at 5% while the Green Party's Jill Stein is at 2%. The readings for all candidates are the same in the unrounded IBD/TIPP poll data. A day earlier, Clinton led by 0.5 point. In a head-to-head matchup excluding third-party candidates, Clinton is ahead by...
  • Trump Leads Clinton By 1 Point With 2 Days Left: IBD/TIPP Poll

    11/06/2016 2:53:45 AM PST · by rb22982 · 59 replies
    IBD/TIPP ^ | 11/06/2016 | IBD
    Donald Trump has moved into the lead over Hillary Clinton, 44% to 43% with two days left before Election Day, according to the latest IBD/TIPP presidential tracking poll. And the number of states in play is expanding. The GOP and Democratic nominees had been tied for the prior four days. Libertarian Party pick Gary Johnson is at 5% while the Green Party's Jill Stein is at 2%.
  • Clinton And Trump Are Tied With Election Just 5 Days Away: IBD/TIPP Poll 44.4 Trump to 44.0 Clinton

    11/02/2016 3:05:38 AM PDT · by FlyingFish · 28 replies
    IBD ^ | November 2, 2016 | IBD
    Hillary Clinton's lead has entirely vanished since Friday, with the race now deadlocked at 44% to 44%, according to the latest IBD/TIPP presidential tracking poll. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson's support held steady 4%, as did Green Party candidate Jill Stein's at 2%. When asked to choose only between Trump and Clinton, voters are also equally divided, with both candidates now at 44%. The unrounded data show Trump with a slight lead in both the four-way and two-way matchups. In the four-way race, Trump gets 44.4%, Hillary 44.0%, Johnson 4.1%. and Stein 2.2%. In the two-way poll, Trump is at 44.2%...
  • Clinton Hangs On To 1-Point As Email Scandal Fallout Turns Toxic – IBD/TIPP Poll

    11/01/2016 2:49:08 AM PDT · by FlyingFish · 86 replies
    IBD ^ | Nov 1, 2016 | IBD
    Hillary Clinton's edge over Donald Trump remained at 1 point – 45% to 44% – in a four-way race as Friday's latest revelations in the email scandal continued to shake the Clinton campaign, according to the latest IBD/TIPP presidential tracking poll. This continues a three-day slide in the IBD/TIPP Poll for Clinton after FBI Director James Comey announced Friday that he's reinstating the bureau's investigation into Clinton's homebrew email server while she was secretary of state. In just three days, Clinton has largely lost a 4-point lead. But not to third party candidates. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson gets just 4%...
  • IBD/TIPP DailyTracking Poll (T-41, C-40)

    10/21/2016 4:49:13 AM PDT · by tatown · 89 replies
    IBD/TIPP ^ | 10/21/16 | IBD Staff
    The IBD/TIPP poll — a collaboration between Investor's Business Daily (IBD) and TechnoMetrica Market Intelligence (TIPP) — has been the most accurate poll in recent presidential elections.
  • Victor Davis Hanson: Trump Up, Hillary Down, Obama Out

    09/08/2016 4:00:24 AM PDT · by expat_panama · 41 replies
    Investors Business Daily ^ | September 8, 2016 | VICTOR DAVIS HANSON
    In most presidential elections, the two candidates spar over issues. The president campaigns for his party's nominee in hopes of continuing his legacy. Democrats champion liberalism, Republicans conservatism. In numerous press conferences, journalists try to force newsworthy and embarrassing admissions from the two candidates. Not this year. Barack Obama, who less than two years ago dipped to 40% in approval rating, is nowhere to be seen. He seems to know that the more he is absent and quiet, the more the public likes the idea rather than the reality of him as president -- and his approval rating has risen...
  • A Letter From Michael: (Michael Ramirez cartoons no longer posted at Investor's Business Daily)

    05/16/2016 1:16:53 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 52 replies
    michaelpramirez.com ^ | April 29, 2016 | Michael P. Ramirez
    A Letter From Michael: It's with great sadness that I announce the end of the Investor's Business Daily daily print edition and the end of a great editorial page, as you know it. I am proud of the work that we've accomplished over the last ten years that I have been co-managing the page and the many years before that. Wes Mann & company have constituted the finest editorial team- one that delivered real news and real issues without the filter of political correctness. It was a beacon for the truth. I was proud to work with them and our...
  • Trump Gains On Clinton, But Both Have Sky-High Negatives: IBD/TIPP Poll

    04/30/2016 12:30:30 PM PDT · by MaxistheBest · 55 replies
    Investor's Business Daily ^ | 04/30/2016 | JOHN MERLINE
    Riding on a string of big victories in the presidential primaries, Donald Trump has not only extended his lead against his GOP rivals, but also he has gained ground against Hillary Clinton, according to the latest IBD/TIPP Poll. ------------------------------------------------ The poll finds that Trump now leads Ted Cruz by 19 points — 48% to 29% — which is more than double his lead last month. At the same time, Hillary’s lead over Trump is now just seven points (47% to 40%), down from 12 points last month. What’s more, 65% of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents now pick Trump as either...
  • Ramirez Cartoon: What a Contested Convention Looks Like ...

    04/09/2016 9:39:16 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 72 replies
    Investor's Business Daily ^ | April 8, 2016 | Michael Ramirez
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