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Skewed Polls

GOP Dealing With Embarrassing Failures

National Journal | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics

In the weeks before Election Day, both Republicans and Democrats were nervous about their poll numbers....

Think Again: How Conservatives Treat Media Bias (Hint: Confusingly)

Eric Alterman | Posted 12.05.2012 | Media
Eric Alterman

We've created this cottage industry in which it pays to be un-objective. It pays to be subjective as much as possible. It's a great way to have your cake and eat it too. Criticize other people for not being objective.

'Unskewed Polls' Critics Miss Key Lesson Of 2004

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

WASHINGTON -- Eight years ago this week, I launched a new blog on political polling with a post on party identification. At the time, many Democrats w...

50 Shades of Crazy: Skewed Polls

Jason Stanford | Posted 11.27.2012 | Politics
Jason Stanford

Mitt Romney's gaffes keep pumping air under Barack Obama's convention bounce, and Republicans say that the same polls that liberals complained about in 2004 are, you guessed it, "skewed."