Overwhelming Majority of NYS Voters Say Open Primaries Will Bring Needed Change to Failing Political System

by John Zogby Strategies, On Forbes A new poll by John Zogby Strategies reveals that overwhelming numbers of New Yorkers are ready to support open primaries, ending a long tradition of “party only” voters in primaries. The poll of 1,505 likely voters statewide was commissioned by the new non-partisan reform organization Unite NY, and was…

Exclusive Poll: Most Young Voters Favor Biden But Support Has Slipped Among Black And Hispanic Youth

By Jack Brewster, Forbes More than half of likely young voters—57%—say they prefer Democratic nominee Joe Biden over Donald Trump, according to the newest Forbes Under 30 Voter Survey, Powered by John Zogby Strategies. But the margin has narrowed since our June poll, when Biden hit a record high 60%. President Trump’s vision of America,…

The Heart & Soul of the Youth Vote

by Zogby Strategies For more on horse-race questions and favorability ratings, please see the Forbes/Zogby Strategies Exclusive here.   In 2008 and 2012, Barack Obama received 66% and 61% respectively from the 18-29-year-old vote.  Hillary Clinton got 57% of a diminished turnout among this cohort in 2016.  As of today, John Zogby Strategies polling for…

New Survey Reveals The Emerging “Socialist” Majority Propping Up Bernie Sanders Among Democrats

by Randall Lane, Forbes Staff Bernie Sanders is expanding his lead in the 2020 primary field among young Democrats, according to the latest Forbes Under 30 Voter Survey, which surveyed more than 1,000 likely voters ages 18 to 29 after Saturday’s Nevada caucus and before Tuesday’s South Carolina debate. Sanders is the top choice of…