Posts by Chris

Cygnal Poll: Nearly 30% of Voters Want to Halt All Immigration

The Rise of Populism in the U.S. Could Offer Trump a Path to Reelection in 2020 WASHINGTON, D.C. – A nationwide opinion poll published today by Cygnal, a polling and market research firm, finds that nearly 30% of U.S. voters believe that all legal and illegal immigration to the United States should be halted. The […]

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Cygnal Poll: Bevin Still Up Big in Primary Race; High Undecideds in Other Races

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – A week out from election day, a poll by Cygnal, a national polling and research firm, shows the incumbent governor, Matt Bevin, with a 38-point advantage over his chief primary challenger, State Representative Robert Goforth, in Kentucky’s gubernatorial race. “Governor Bevin is reaping the benefits of high name ID, which appears to […]

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Brent Buchanan Wins National “40 Under 40” Award

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC) today recognized Brent Buchanan, president and founder of Cygnal, as one of the 40 best and brightest campaign professionals under 40 years old in the country.  “AAPC annually has the honor of recognizing the industry’s best and brightest young professionals. These 40 standout achievers, including […]

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Stop Trying to Satisfy Your Customers

It’s not enough to provide a good product or service at a fair price. Companies need to understand the customer experience on every level, from delivery of value to emotional satisfaction because, by the year 2020, customer experience will overtake price and product as the key brand differentiator. The most successful companies know that customers have […]

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Cygnal Poll: Ohio Governor Race Tied; Brown Dominates US Senate Ballot

MONTGOMERY, Ala.– With just five days until the midterm elections, a poll by Cygnal, a national polling and research firm, shows the Ohio gubernatorial race tied headed into Tuesday. Ohio Governor hopefuls Republican Mike DeWine and Democrat Richard Cordray are in a statistical tie. DeWine holds a slight lead over Cordray 43.4% – 43.2%. 3% of respondents prefer […]

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Cygnal Poll: Kemp Leads Abrams Headed into Final Days of Election

MONTGOMERY, Ala.– With just five days until the midterm elections, a poll by Cygnal, a national polling and research firm, shows Republican Brian Kemp with a 2-point advantage over Democrat Stacey Abrams in Georgia’s Governor Race. The live telephone survey conducted October 28 – 30, shows Kemp leading Abrams 49% to 47%. 4% of respondents prefer […]

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Cygnal Poll: Florida Governor and US Senate Candidates in Dead-Heat

MONTGOMERY, Ala.– With midterm elections just six days away, a poll by Cygnal, a national polling and research firm, shows the Florida races for Governor and U.S Senate are extremely tight headed into Tuesday. Florida Governor hopefuls Ron Desantis and Andrew Gillum are in a statistical tie. Desantis leads Gillum 47.3% – 46.7%. Less than 2% […]

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Cygnal Poll: Blackburn Leads Bredesen by Statistically-Significant Margin

MONTGOMERY, Ala.– With just six days until the midterm elections, a poll by Cygnal, a national polling and research firm, shows Republican Marsha Blackburn with a 6-point advantage over Democrat Phil Bredesen in Tennessee’s US Senate race. The live telephone survey conducted October 26 – 27, with 497 likely general election voters, shows Blackburn leading Bredesen […]

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Case Study: State Agency Fully Understands Stakeholders with Cygnal Research

“Cygnal empowered us to better understand the true feelings of our stakeholders, their motivations, and how best to engage them. With anonymous data collection, Cygnal’s analysis, and clear recommendations, we’re improving customer service, communicating with our clients clearly, and more effectively serving the State of Alabama.”  – Jim Purcell, Acting Secretary, Alabama Office of Information Technology  The Alabama Office of Information Technology (OIT) – a state agency charged with providing IT strategic planning, […]

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Alabama Republicans Expected to Cruise to Victory in November

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Just over three months from the November general election, a poll by Cygnal, a Montgomery, Ala.-based national research firm, shows Republicans in the state with a commanding lead.  With incredibly-popular Gov. Kay Ivey at the top of the ticket, Republicans look poised to take every statewide office come November, according to the Cygnal survey released today.  “It should be no surprise that Republicans are marching to victory in November in Alabama,” said Brett Cowden, […]

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