Gallup Review To Show New Details On What Went Wrong
BOSTON — Gallup, the company that has faced intense criticism after its polling consistently understated President Barack Obama’s support during the 2012 campaign, shared details of its ongoing review of its election polling methods on Continue Reading
How the Republicans and Tea Party Are Playing Obama
So, Republicans are asking their party to cool it with the attacks on Obama. That’s nice, but don’t be fooled, for while the GOP is pretending to be statesmanlike, the Tea Party is vowing revenge on the Democrats for the selective scr Continue Reading
OPINION: Held hostage by Ronald Reagan
May 12–Is the specter haunting today’s Republicans … Ronald Reagan? The 40th president has been dead for nine years. He hasn’t been president for a quarter-century. The world he inhabited & Continue Reading
Va. GOP picks conservatives for fall ticket; black minister is lieutenant governor choice
RICHMOND ? Thousands of Virginia Republicans on Saturday picked a slate of statewide candidates who vowed to stay true to conservative principles, resisting calls to remake the GOP message after losses in 2012. At the top of the ticket is Continue Reading
National Organization for Marriage Takes On the IRS: Whom Are They Trying to Protect?
The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) is under investigation in Maine and California for possible election fraud and money laundering, because NOM refused to obey those states’ election laws and report its donors. The Maine i Continue Reading
BLOG: By the Numbers: Which States Saw Voter Turnout Jump, Decline Most Last Year?
May 13–Most states saw voter turnout drop last year, driven in large part by young adults and non-Hispanic whites heading to the polls at lower rates than in years past. In all, new estimates published by th Continue Reading
POLLSTER UPDATE: AAPOR Attendees Review The State Of Polling
A whoÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s-who of pollsters and researchers are gathered in Boston for their annual conference today, and two thirds of Team Pollster are there to bring you the highlights. (The remaining third is back in DC, bringing you this newsletter.) Thi Continue Reading