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portland press herald june 2024

  • Why the nation’s eyes will be drawn to Maine’s 2nd House District race this fall: “The Critical Insights on Maine Spring 2024 poll, released Wednesday by Digital Research, Inc., pegged Golden’s approval rating at 36%, up 9 percentage points from his fall rating and just 3 percentage points shy of where he was a year ago.” Continue to story.

wgme june 2024

  • Poll: Ranked choice voting gives Biden narrow lead over Trump in Maine: “The Critical Insights poll finds if ranked choice were taken out of play, Trump would carry Maine by one percentage point, 41 percent to 40 percent for Biden.” Continue to story.

bangor daily news june 2024

  • The emerging Republican case for Maine as a swing state in 2024: “This week, a poll conducted in April was released by the Maine firm Digital Research, Inc ., that had Trump ahead of Biden until a ranked-choice count put the Democratic incumbent narrowly ahead.” Continue to story.

maine morning star october 2023

  • Mainers want public access to beaches, intertidal lands, survey shows: “Most Maine residents indicated a strong support to protect public use of the state’s beaches and intertidal lands in a recent poll conducted by DIGITAL RESEARCH, INC., of Portland.” Continue to story.

portland press herald august 2022

  • Maine parties counting on national issues to mobilize their voters: DIGITAL RESEARCH President Bob Domine said his firm plans to release its next survey in early October, which will measure voters’ concerns much closer to election day. Voter sentiment can change quickly, he said.” Continue to story.

bangor daily news may 2022

  • Janet Mills entered spring with slim lead over Paul LePage, poll shows: “This d DIGITAL RESEARCH, INC ., on Monday, mirrors Democrats’ problems nationwide under President Joe Biden, showing a Maine electorate nearly as worried about the state of the economy as it was at the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.” Continue to story

portland press herald october 2021

  • Question 1 Q&A: Win or lose, power line fight will continue: “Results of a poll released Thursday by DIGITAL RESEARCH, INC ., of Portland found that 49 percent of Mainers planned to vote “yes” to stop construction while 36 percent planned to vote “no,” which would allow construction to proceed.” Continue to story.


  • Poll suggests nearly half of likely Maine voters will vote to stop CMP corridor: Digital Research, Inc ., of Portland, which conducted the poll, said it found that 49 percent of Mainers will vote “Yes” to stop construction while 36 percent will vote “No,” which would allow construction to proceed.” Continue to story.

october 2021

  • Poll: Corridor opponents have big edge on CMP going into Question 1 vote: “The survey released by DIGITAL RESEARCH, INC ., on Thursday is a positive sign for opponents of the 145-mile transmission line amid a hard-fought and expensive race, but the large share of undecided voters suggests some uncertainty with just five days before the election.” Continue to story.

june 2021

  • Maine politicians take popularity hit despite late-pandemic optimism, new poll shows:“The drop in popularity came even as more Mainers believed the country is moving in the right direction and indicated a historic level of optimism about the economy, according to a survey conducted in March and April and released Wednesday by DIGITAL RESEARCH, INC ., a Portland-based polling firm.” Continue to story.