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Exit Polls

Joe Lenski Interview: Part 1

Guest Pollster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Guest Pollster

Joe Lenski is the co-founder and executive vice-president of Edison Media Research. Under his supervision, and in partnership with Mitofsky Internati...

The Overlooked Exit Poll Question

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

New Pollster.com readers may not know it, but in the months following the 2004 election I devoted 68 posts and tens of thousands of words to the 2004 ...

Catching Up

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

It must just be Murphy's Law of blogging, but the most link-worthy news always seems to spring up during days when I am unable to post.  I will t...

Primary Day Exit Polls?

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

Primary elections are underway today in nine states (AZ, DE, MD, MN, NH, NY, RI, VT & WI) plus the District of Columbia.  ABC's The Note repo...

More Recollections of Warren Mitofsky

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

My colleagues at the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) have put up a web page tribute to Warren Mitofsky. It includes photos a...

Warren Mitofsky: An Appreciation

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

Sixteen years ago, I called Warren Mitofsky at his office in New York with a question. What made the conversation remarkable was neither the reason f...

More on the CT Exit Poll Experiment

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

Today I want to catch up and fill in a few details provided by our intrepid reader/reporter Melanie about that experimental CBS/New York Times exit po...

CT: No Exit Polls Today (Make that One Exit Poll - See Updates)

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

I noticed several hundred (at least) incoming Google searches on various combination of "Connecticut exit poll Lieberman Lamont,"  so l...

FAQ: Questions about Exit Polls

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

Since the election, I have written quite a bit on exit polls.  Although I have learned a lot in that process, my Election Day summary of “what ...