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Princeton Election Consortium is once again diverging pretty markedly from most other aggregators and as of today has Dems back to a 50% probability of holding 50 seats. Pollster has gone the ...
by Houses in Motion
Comment Count 71 comments on Sat Oct 25, 2014 at 12:50 PM PDT with 81 Recommends
Yet again we find ourselves asking, "Who could've guessed?" President Obama's top pollster [Joel Benenson] said the Republican Party has a *'tolerance problem'* and predicted it will continue to ...
by DeadHead
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Dec 13, 2012 at 02:32 AM PST with 17 Recommends
I was just perusing pollster's breakdown of the current state of the House of Representatives in the incoming Congress, and in light of comments coming from the GOP that the elections changed ...
by litho
Comment Count 107 comments on Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 06:48 AM PST with 214 Recommends
Silver had a good night on the Presidential front; on the Senate races, however, not so spectacular. Pollster.com, however, was right on the money on both.
by Themistokles
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 09:18 AM PST with 2 Recommends
First time diary here. Forgive my inability to stay focused. I have a full-time job but suffer from a deficiency in enough income to pay for daycare. So I also have part time job in telemarketing. ...
by gossamer1234
Comment Count 69 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2012 at 07:24 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
The most recent iteration of Pollster's Electoral College projections, as posted today on Huffington Post, eliminates the last remaining tossup states (NC and NH) by assigning them to Barack Obama. ...
by litho
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Sep 26, 2012 at 06:28 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I have studiously watched all (I think) of the 2011/2012 Republican debates. I wanted to expose myself to a variety of points of view, even if they might differ from my own current preconceived ...
by David Satterlee
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat May 05, 2012 at 06:00 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Nobody who follows US politics is unaware of the accusations of bias in the pollster Rasmussen. Neither can anyone be unaware of the logic behind such accusations. Yet still, Scott Rasmussen’s ...
by Pragmatus
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Mar 16, 2012 at 05:13 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Back on November 1st, when posting my final Senate and Governor Snapshots, I wrote : ...
by Chris Bowers
Comment Count 54 comments on Sun Dec 19, 2010 at 04:00 PM PST with 0 Recommends
The apparent fraud with Research 2000 polls made me think about the way that polls are conducted. Polling is so much of an art form and the profession is full of secrets when it comes to the methods ...
by LarzJG
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Jun 29, 2010 at 06:58 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Stochastc Democracy explains the difference between House Effects(Bias) and Design Effects(PIE), problems with Nate Silver's ...
by davidshor
Comment Count 30 comments on Sun Jun 20, 2010 at 05:29 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
This is just utterly shameful, even for a biased Republican-favoring pollster like Scott Rasmussen. Since the right wing ...
by KingofSpades
Comment Count 42 comments on Fri Jan 01, 2010 at 06:05 PM PST with 28 Recommends
I've been watching the data at pollster.com to follow the latest polls, but also to follow the National Party ID's and how they've been trending in recent weeks.
by KingofSpades
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Oct 21, 2009 at 09:00 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Under the spreading chestnut tree I sold you and you sold me - George Orwell, 1984 Funny thing is, I don't remember the part ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Sep 06, 2009 at 08:41 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Many of us -- myself included -- have made a pretty big deal about fivethirtyeight.com, Nate Silver's election projection website. But, as some people pointed out, he doesn't really have a record ...
by elchip
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2008 at 07:32 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Since yesterday afternoon I have been unable to access pollster.com. It took me about 24 hours to find out why. It turns out Sprint, my ISP, is having a feud with Cogent, pollster's service provider.
by laurel
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Oct 31, 2008 at 06:33 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Okay, I found the link at Pollster.com.... but it did come from MSNBC and Chuck Todd's group, but COME ON!!! More below the fold:
by CBcomedian
Comment Count 59 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2008 at 09:47 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
[EDIT: All times are CENTRAL. That's where I live and that's where the victory speech will be. All times based off this page .]
by Pinwiz11
Comment Count 72 comments on Tue Oct 28, 2008 at 08:57 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
I commented on a thread yesterday that Obama was only 1 New Hampshire away from going over 270 electoral votes in the "strong" category. Ding..ding..we have our New Hampshire!
by TominGA
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Oct 28, 2008 at 02:35 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
This morning I woke up with an interview with Jan van Lohuizen. I didn't know the guy, but it seems he ...
by David Rietveld
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Oct 24, 2008 at 02:34 AM PDT with 13 Recommends