12/16/2011 05:13 pm ET Updated Dec 16, 2011

Holiday Gift 'Outliers'

Jon Bernstein wants more polls in Iowa, urges we ignore the rest.

Ann Selzer conducts an Iowa focus group of likely GOP caucus goers for Bloomberg News.

National Journal's Political Insiders think Gingrich will win Iowa, but Romney will take home the nomination victory.

Sean Trende reports on an internet focus group suggesting Gingrich is vulnerable to attack.

Politico reports that internal campaign polls from the Perry and Romney campaigns show Gingrich slipping.

Frank Newport sees a "rainbow-esque" pattern in Newt Gingrich's support.

Newt Gingrich hires pollster David Winston.

Charles Tien and Michael Lewis-Beck debut "nowcasting" of the 2012 election on The Monkey Cage.

John Sides examines the politics of the 1%.

Lymari Morales shares links to the presentations from Gallup's briefing of political journalists.

Survey Practice devotes its December issue to the question, what is public opinion?

Democracy Corps offers a holiday gift of findings from their national surveys in 2011.