Campaign Polls

John H. Johnson and Adam Dettelbach, contributors - 08/20/16 02:12 PM EDT
“Imagine polls don’t exist. Show me evidence Hillary is winning?” That was the challenge that Charlotte radio host Bill Mitchell posed for his Twitter followers just one week ago. It was an interesting request, given that polls have been used to...
Jonathan Swan and Rebecca Savransky - 03/07/16 05:07 PM EST
The Republican race for the White House is tightening ahead of pivotal clashes next week in Florida and Ohio.Donald Trump remains the front-runner and is poised for a good night on Tuesday, with polls showing him favored to win three of the four GOP...
Niall Stanage - 10/13/14 06:00 AM EDT
brightcove.createExperiences(); Democrats have a new message in the 2014 race for the Senate: Don’t trust the polls.The party is stoking skepticism in the final stretch of the...
Arie Kapteyn and Dan Schnur, contributors - 08/16/16 01:15 PM EDT
Political opinion polling is facing critical challenges. This past summer, many pre-election polls dramatically underestimated the level of support among British voters to leave the European Union. “Brexit” was the latest in a series of...
Jonathan Easley - 07/27/15 06:00 AM EDT
The race is on for the final spots on stage for the first Republican debate.With the highly-anticipated showdown less than two weeks away, candidates with low polling numbers are in a high-stakes scramble to qualify for an event that represents...