In light of the recent Nebraska Republican primary, we now have an official candidate. Today Rassmussen released only the second poll with this match up. This poll moves the race a little closer, but it is still a Republican hold by a long way. I now have this race at R +16.2% (prev. R +22.2%).
Also of note, in regards to 2016, a Quinnipiac poll shows Clinton with a sizable lead against all of her potential 2016 opponents on the swing state of Ohio. This doesn't really show a change as far as the result goes. All it does is provide another example that my 2016 is holding steady at this extremely early stage. It will be interesting to see what states like Georgia, Texas, and Arizona look like once polls start being released in those states. If Clinton were to pick Mayor Julian Castro as a running mate for 2016, and the Republican party picks a fairly weak non-Texan for the nomination, a blue Texas would be a possibility. (albiet still not a huge pos