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Three reasons why polls are increasingly wrong

June 21st, 2015

I found this to be an important bit of analysis from this AMs NYT. It’s a piece on three reasons why polling is increasingly failing to accurately predict electoral outcomes: the growth of cell phones, lower response rates, and greater difficulty predicting who are the likely voters (i.e., getting turnout wrong). For reasons explained in the… Read more