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Congrats to LaToya Cantrell for Winning the Primary for New Orleans Mayor

We were honored to assist in GOTV outreach for Ms. LaToya Cantrell in her bid to become mayor of New Orleans. Ms. Cantrell finished well ahead of the pack of 17 other candidates and hopes to build on this momentum for the November runoff.

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Randall Woodfin Elected Mayor of Birmingham

Alabama's largest city voted for new leadership yesterday giving Randall Woodfin and progressives an impressive victory. Chism Strategies joined a broad coalition of organized labor, civil rights and equal rights advocates in an aggressive grassroots campaign that resulted in an 18% win marg…

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MISSISSIPPI VOTERS GRADUAL IN SHIFT AWAY FROM CURRENT STATE FLAG

For the first time on record, support for the current Mississippi state flag polls less than a majority. But those who want to keep this controversial banner still outnumber advocates of a new state flag. This recent polling shows a 16% change in public opinion over the last sixteen years. …

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Wave 8 of Non College White Surveys: Widespread Support for DACA Extension

We recently completed our eighth round of surveys in 15 key states, asking important questions of non college whites.     We found that overall, non-college educated whites are supportive of continuing the DACA program regardless of how the message was framed,  th…

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Don’t Dishonor Our Vets

A plurality of Non College Whites agree that President Trump was too slow in condemning Nazi’s and other hate groups and that dishonors the memory of brave servicemen and women who fought in WWII to defeat Nazis.” 47% agree. 37% disagree.  The older the non college white, th…

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Don’t Stand In Their Way

59%  of non college whites agree that if transgender people love America enough to be willing to risk their lives in combat to protect the rest of us, we should allow them to serve in the military.  Half of NCW “lean Republicans” agree but 58% of strong Republicans NCW&…

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A More Forgiving Mood

Non College Whites who identify as Republican are softening in their disapprovals of GOP congressional leaders from a low point  in July. Now Ryan, McConnell and company are only 13% underwater with GOP NCW’s.  For more details on our Wave 7 survey, email us at brad@chismstra…

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Wide Gender Gap on Trump Approval With Non College Whites

In our most recent survey of non college white voters we find women 15% more likely than men to disapprove of President Trump. His net favorability with women is -9% and with men he enjoys a net 4% approval rating. Email brad@chismstrategies.com for full report and cross tabs.

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Thank You for Going Home

The GOP Congress adjourned for August recess and their ratings among Non College Whites improved 2% to a dismal net ratio of -46%.   Women were slightly less angry at Ryan, McConnell and company than men. Email us for the details of this week's survey of Non College Whites in key 2018 s…

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Few Defections From Team Trump Among Non College Whites

  President Trump’s standing among non college whites after Charlottesville, VA protests ticks up from a net -10% approval in late July to a -4% today.   We began our surveys in May with the President  underwater with NCW’s by 6%.   Email us for more det…

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