CHQ presidential poll

Cruz Challenging Palin In CHQ Straw Poll

Senator Ted Cruz has charged to within 1 point of perennial leader Sarah Palin in last week’s CHQ presidential straw poll. Palin and Cruz are the only two potential candidates to break 30 percent, with Palin still in the lead at 35 percent and Cruz gaining ground to stand at 34 percent. Vote in this week's 2016 presidential poll!

"Bomb Obamacare" Rockets Palin to #1 Again

Palin is popular with the grassroots in large measure because she defies the pseudo-intellectual conventions of inside-the-Beltway political conversation – or what most people outside-the-Beltway call double talk or B.S.

Palin’s Syria Punch Rockets Her to the Top of 2016 Poll

While Senators Cruz, Lee and Paul's effort to defund Obamacare was pushed off the news by talk of another war in the Middle East Sarah Palin nailed the reasons to oppose Obama's adventure in Syria and chalked-up another win in CHQ's 2016 Republican presidential straw poll. Sign our urgent Syria petition NOW.

Palin Back in Commanding Lead in CHQ Straw Poll

Notable in their absence from the top tier of potential candidates are the usual establishment Republican suspects – Jeb Bush and Chris Christie -- and Marco Rubio also failed to attract any votes in this week’s voting.

Chuck Norris Takes On Marco Rubio

Florida Senator Marco Rubio, whose advocacy of the Senate’s hated Gang of Eight amnesty for illegal aliens bill knocked him out of the top level of contention in the CHQ straw poll and national polls, tied with write-in candidate actor and Second Amendment advocate Chuck Norris with one vote in the week’s CHQ Republican presidential straw poll balloting.

Ben Carson Rising

Governor Sarah Palin continues to hold the lead in our Republican presidential straw poll at 32%, while Senators Ted Cruz and Rand Paul battle it out for second place with 25% and 22% respectively. The surprise candidate to surge is Dr. Ben Carson, who has steadily risen to now hold 9% of the vote and fourth place.

Rubio Banks No Votes In Presidential Straw Poll

Sarah Palin continues to lead the CHQ Republican presidential straw poll. Two outspoken limited government constitutional conservatives, former Florida Congressman Allen West and Virginia’s Attorney General and Republican candidate for Governor Ken Cuccinelli, made the top twelve as write-in candidates – and in the process booked more votes than Senator Marco Rubio whose name and photo actually appear on the ballot.

Why Sarah Palin Continues To Lead CHQ Straw Poll

Attributing Palin's lead in the CHQ straw poll to her active online community of supporters or popularity at the grassroots strictly to her sometimes colorful speeches is much too shallow an analysis to explain Palin’s enduring popularity.

CHQ GOP Presidential Straw Poll: Rubio Support Dropping Like A Stone

The CHQ straw poll is a sound indicator of where limited-government constitutional conservatives are looking for their next presidential nominee – and it is pretty obvious that it certainly won’t be Florida Senator Marco Rubio.