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  • LUNCHTIME POLITICS: How State Polls Did in The Presidential Race

    Your Daily Polling Update for Tuesday, November 17,  2020

    WHAT HAPPENED?
    A hard look at state polls in the 2020 presidential election: 
    Part 2 in a Series

    by Ron Faucheux 
    Now that most votes are counted, we're taking a hard look at the polls in 10 key states in the presidential election. This is what we found: 

  • LUNCHTIME POLITICS: What Happened? Part One of a Series on the 2020 Polls

    Your Daily Polling Update for Tuesday, November 10, 2020

    WHAT HAPPENED?
    A hard look at the national polls: Part one of a series on 2020 polling

    By Ron Faucheux 
    Four years ago, the polling industry suffered a big blow to its reputation. Despite the accuracy of many individual polls, the overall picture that polls painted of the 2016 election had Hillary Clinton winning and Donald Trump losing––and that picture was wrong. This year, polls painted an overall picture of Joe Biden winning and Trump losing, and that picture was right...