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With Vermont’s campaign season getting an unusually early start, the Castleton Polling Institute issued a new poll this week assessing the name recognition and favorability rating of people who have declared their candidacy or are considering running for governor. 

Vermont Voters Give Scott An Early Edge

Sep 22, 2015
Albany Law School

Along with choosing a new president next year, voters in Vermont will also elect a new governor after Democrat Peter Shumlin said earlier this year that he will not seek a fourth term. The open seat has led to several candidates entering the race, with more expected in the coming months. The Castleton Polling Institute at Castleton University in Vermont Recently polled the voters on the current and some potential candidates to gauge name recognition and favorability. Rich Clark is an associate professor and head of the polling institute.

Just months after narrowly winning a second term, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin’s approval rating is floundering. That’s according to a new poll from Vermont Digger and the Castleton Polling Institute.

  The 2016 parlor games have already begun.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Rich Clark, Associate Professor of Political Science and director of the Castleton Polling Institute, tells WAMC’s David Guistina that Florida will remain important in the next election .

  The NCAA Tournament has captured the nation’s attention in recent days.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Rich Clark, Associate Professor of Political Science and director of the Castleton Polling Institute, tells WAMC’s David Guistina that sports and politics sometimes intersect.