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View Diary: 2010 In Review: The Pollsters and "Bias" (29 comments)

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  •  Jake & I are taking turns... (1+ / 0-)
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    JakeC

    ...patting each other on the back.

    I hadn't thought about "blow out" elections, that might skew the accuracy of polling (the Alvin Greene--Jim Demint debacle, being the classic).

    I'd be interested in a targeted analysis of the close elections, and who consistently opted for the losing party.  As someone living in Ecotopia, what I remember best about Rassmussen is they almost always had Dino "Saur" Rossi beating Senator Murray.  Or Miller ahead of Murkowski.  

    If you're looking at which pollsters are in fact "push polling," predicting by what magnitude Blanche Lincoln would be beaten like rented mule, is not where to look.......

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