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Dr. Ken Blake


Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines  Story by Ghaliah Almuyidi / Contributing Writer Contributions by Ken Blake / MTSU Associate Professor of Journalism  Three wealthy Middle Tennessee zip codes have supplied nearly one-third of all the cash that individual donors have given to the two candidates vying for Tennessee’s open U.S. Senate seat, an …

Donald Trump

Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore / Flickr Since his inauguration ceremony in January, barely half of Tennesseans approve of President Donald Trump’s performance in office according to a poll released by MTSU. The poll was conducted via telephone between Feb. 12 and Feb. 16 with 600 registered voters across the state. According to the poll’s press release, participants were …

President Barack Obama Nashville

Photo by Gregory French/ Sidelines Archives Tennessee voters are beginning to warm up to President Barack Obama while they are still displeased with the U.S. Congress, as seen in the latest MTSU Poll. MTSU professors Ken Blake and Jason Reineke conducted the poll from Sept. 28 to Oct. 2 in order to gauge how registered voters in …

Photo by Steve Barnum / Staff Writer  Donald Trump is leading Hillary Clinton by 12 percent with likely voters in Tennessee, according to results released on Tuesday from the MTSU Poll. According to the poll, Trump is ahead of Clinton for both registered and likely voters. Tennessee’s results contradict the current post-debate polling nationwide, as Clinton is leading …