Discussion in 'Politics' started by bendog, Dec 10, 2019.
Grin and Bare It, then vote in 2024
People lie to pollsters, I know I do. You didn't learn a thing in 2016, did ya?
Here is a reminder how to take polls in 2020
they'll blame it on whitey
There is no evidence to suggest that polls are being swayed one way or the other because of people lying to them en masse. That's largely a political urban legend just like the whole conservatives don't respond to polls nonsense.
I violated the rules with a thread an no link, but I didn't really see a link that "fit" my thinking. When I made the thread I'd been wondering what Trump's polls were like with impeachment being the "big story." There's a dearth of data for battleground states Wis, Mich, Pa, NC, Fl.
But looking at the averages for more or less mainstream polls - economist, reuters, gallup - I think there's a positive trend for Trump.
RealClearPolitics - Election Other - President Trump Job Approval
He's dead in urban and suburban areas. I haven't seen any ga polls, but it may be the Atl suburbs are pretty right leaning.
but on issues like jobs and trade … it's not bad for him. There's no new war. And the dems just aren't locked in on HC and education.
It's an opinion thread. You don't need a link
Emerson put a poll today for Iowa. Trump is leading Biden, Warren, Sanders, and Buttigieg. His lead with Biden and Sanders has increased since October. It's the same with Warren, and his lead over Buttigieg has shrunk to just one point. It had been four.
RealClearPolitics - 2020 - Latest Polls
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