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  •  Because his general election models DO use polls (2+ / 0-)
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    sacrelicious, boadicea

    They're not fatalistic. His primary election models are updated constantly (also, they've been undergoing continuous improvement based on studying patterns of past errors in the predictions).  More importantly, the demographic model provides a baseline for the expected vote outcome and definitely helps in targeting of markets. But his general election models use a combination of "history," demographics, and recent polling results.

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