• Political Research Center

Since 2002, the Suffolk University Political Research Center has conducted national and statewide polls, including bellwether survey analyses with a 83% record of accuracy in predicting outcomes in Massachusetts, key battleground states, and nationally. The Center examines political races and analyzes voter opinions on key issues. Founding director David Paleologos is one of the nation’s most sought-after political pollsters.

The Center's cutting-edge research on public opinion has gained national and international attention for its high degree of accuracy. The Center's results have been reported in more than 200 newspapers and by major news organizations worldwide.

The Center has conducted polls in partnership with WHDH/7News (Boston’s NBC affiliate), WSVN/7News (the FoxNews affiliate in Miami, Florida), USATODAY, and the Boston Globe; and works independently. Other media partners have included: KSNV/MyNews3 (the Las Vegas, Nevada NBC affiliate) and WWBT/NBC12 (Richmond, Virginia's NBC affiliate).

Most Recent Poll

November 5, 2012 - General Election Bellwethers

All Polls

October 30, 2012 

- Massachusetts US Senate Race

October 22, 2012 

- Ohio Likely Voters

October 15, 2012 

- New Hampshire Likely Voters

October 11, 2012 

- Nevada Likely Voters

October 2, 2012 

- Florida Likely Voters

September 27, 2012 

- Virginia Likely Voters

September 17, 2012

- Massachusetts US Senate Race & Statewide Issues

August 15, 2012

- Unlikely/Unregistered Voter Poll with USA TODAY 

May 23, 2012

- Massachusetts Senate Race and Issues

May 10, 2012

- Florida General Election and Issues - Part II of II

May 9, 2012

- Florida General Election and Issues - Part I of II

March 26, 2012

- National Poll: General Election Matchups and Issues

March 5, 2012

- Ohio Republican Primary and US Senate Race

February 17, 2012

- Massachusetts Statewide Complete Poll Results  

January 30, 2012

- Florida GOP Primary and County Bellwethers  

January 26, 2012

- Florida Statewide and General Election Poll Part II 

January 25, 2012

- Florida Statewide and General Election Poll Part I

January 10, 2012

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 10

January 9, 2012

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 9

January 8, 2012 

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 8

 January 7, 2012

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 7

January 6, 2012

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 6

January 5, 2012

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 5

January 4, 2012

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 4

January 3, 2012

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 3

January 2, 2012

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 2

January 1, 2012

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Tracking Poll Day 1

December 14, 2011

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Poll

December 4, 2011

- Massachusetts Statewide Poll

November 21, 2011

-New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Poll

November 1, 2011

- Florida Statewide Poll of Registered Voters

September 21, 2011

- New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Poll

June 28, 2011

-New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Poll  

May 18, 2011

-National Poll

May 4, 2011

-New Hampshire Republican Presidential Primary Poll

April 13, 2011

-Florida State Poll 

April 6, 2011

-Massachusetts State Issues

November 22, 2010

-Massachusetts State Issues 

November 1, 2010

- Massachusetts Bellwether

 October 28, 2010

- Massachusetts Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

October 26, 2010

- California Senate and Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

October 21, 2010

- Connecticut Senate and Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

October 18, 2010

- Florida Senate and Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

October 14, 2010

- Massachusetts Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

October 13, 2010

- Nevada Senate and Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

October 7, 2010

- Ohio Senate and Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

October 4, 2010

- Illinois Senate and Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

September 28, 2010

-Pennsylvania Gubernatorial and Senate Race

September 21, 2010

- Massachusetts Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

June 3, 2010

- Nevada Republican Primary Senate and Gubernatorial Race

May 25, 2010

-Massachusetts Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

May 13, 2010

- Pennsylvania Senate and Gubernatorial Primary Race

April 30, 2010

- Ohio Democratic Senate Primary Race

February 26, 2010

- Massachusetts Gubernatorial Race and State Issues

January 20, 2010

-SUPRC Fast Facts - Massachusetts Senate Race

January 19, 2010

-Massachusetts Senate Race Bellwether Results

January 14, 2010

-Massachusetts Senate Race and State and National Issues

December 7, 2009

- Massachusetts Democratic Senate Primary Race Poll

November 12, 2009

- Massachusetts Gubernatorial and Senate Race Poll

October 29, 2009

- Virginia Gubernatorial Race Poll

October 26, 2009

- New Jersey Gubernatorial Race Poll

October 19, 2009

- Massachusetts Economy and State Issues Poll

September 23, 2009

- Massachusetts Gubernatorial Poll and State Issues

September 16, 2009

- Massachusetts Senate Race Poll

August 17, 2009

- Medicare HealthPulse Poll in Association with Silverlink Communications

June 4, 2009

- Undecideds Key in VA Democratic Gubernatorial Primary

May 18, 2009

- National Healthcare Poll in Association with Silverlink Communications

April 29, 2009

- Mass. & Florida Look Favorably on Obama's First 100 Days

March 29, 2009

- 40 Percent of Bay Staters Fear for Jobs

March 25, 2009

- Frustrated Voters Turning on Patrick and State Government

October 30, 2008

-Obama Up by 13 in NH, with Strong Support from Women

October 28, 2008

- Obama Surges to 10-Point Lead in Nevada

October 27, 2008

- Obama Leads by 5% in Sunshine State

October 22, 2008

- MA Voters Say No to Tax Repeal, Yes to Pot, Maybe to Dogs

October 20, 2008

- Obama Leads by 9 in Ohio, McCain Edges in Missouri

October 14, 2008

- Barack Obama Clings to 4 Point Lead in Colorado

October 6, 2008

- Obama Overpowering   McCain in Virginia

October 1, 2008

- Obama Leading in Tight Sunshine State Contest

September 25, 2008

- Obama and McCain Neck and Neck in Granite State

September 21, 2008

- Dead Heat in Silver State Showdown

September 15, 2008

- Trust Driving 4% McCain Lead in Buckeye State

August 25, 2008

- Obama Leads McCain by 5 Percent in Colorado

August 13, 2008

- Survey: Voters Say Yes to Decriminalizing Marijuana

August 6, 2008

- Poll: Mass. Voters Support Governor on Issues

July 14, 2008

- Small Business Survey

June 16, 2008

- Poll: Candidate Kerry Shows Potential Weakness
 

The SUPRC is proud to be the first research center to make all of the demographic cross-tabulation data for every poll available at no cost. The SUPRC posts on its website all archived polls including marginals, charts, press releases, cross-tabulation analyses and summary information.