New Jersey: McCain Leads Both Democrats

John McCain (R) vs.
Barack Obama (D)
John McCain (R) 46%
Barack Obama (D) 45%
John McCain (R) vs.
Hillary Clinton (D)
John McCain (R) 45%
Hillary Clinton (D) 42%

Italy: Conservatives Continue to Lead

If the election were held today, which party would you vote for?

Mar. 20 Mar. 11
Italian People of Freedom Party (PdL) 38.1% 37.9%
Democratic Party (PD) 33.3% 33.2%
Left Rainbow (SA) 7.5% 7.7%
Union of the Centre 6.3% 6.1%
Northern League (LN) 5.5% 5.6%
Italy of Values (Lista di Pietro) 3.5% 3.7%
The Right (La Destra) 2.0% 2.0%
Socialist Party (PS) 1.3% 1.4%
Movement for Autonomy (MPA) 0.5% 0.4%
Other parties 2.0% 2.0%

Source: Dinamiche
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 2,000 Italian adults, conducted on Mar. 19 and Mar. 20, 2008. No margin of error was provided.

Israel: Likud, Labour Down; Kadima Up

Prospective results of a Knesset election
(Results presented in seats)

Mar. 2008 Nov. 2007
Likud (Consolidation) 26 31
Labour 19 20
Kadima (Forward) 16 13
Israel Our Home (Yisrael Beiteinu) 11 9
International Organization of
Torah-observant Sephardic Jews (Shas)
11 10
National Union (Ikhud) and
Mafdal (National Religious Party)
8 9
Yahadut Hatorah (United Torah Judaism) 6 7
Vitality-Together (Meretz-Yachad) 6 7
Green Party (Yerukim) 4
Social Justice (Tzedek Hevrati) 3 4
Arab Parties 10 10
Gil (Retired People’s Party)

Source: Shvakim Panorama / Israel Radio
Methodology: Interviews with 508 Israeli adults, conducted on Mar. 26, 2008. No margin of error was provided.