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Here are a couple tweets from politics polling seer Nate Silver, founder of ESPN math website FiveThirtyEight.Read more...

The McClatchy / Marist Poll was done between September 15th and 20th of a random national sample of 758 likely voters, and has a 3.6 point margin of error.The AP-GfK Poll was done between September 15th and 19th of a random national sample of 1,251 l...

Do You Wash Your Legs?

By Jezebel on Sep 23, 2016 in: polls

There’s an ongoing joke on season three of FXX’s You’re the Worst in which Jimmy (Chris Greere) is disgusted to learn that his girlfriend Gretchen (Aya Cash) doesn’t deliberately wash her legs while she’s in the shower. Quick Q, though: Doe...

Get ready for the return of, "The polls are rigged against Trump!" calls when the results of this latest poll from the Wall Street Journal and NBC, make the rounds. Remember, when Trump is ahead, the polls are undisputed science. When he's behind, th...

The job approval rating for Congress has risen slightly, and now rests at 20%. That's the first time it has reached the 20% level in over a year -- and hasn't been above 20% in nearly four years. The American public is still very unhappy with Congres...

The chart above shows the poll averages (from RealClearPolitics) in 12 states with a Republican senator up for re-election this year. The Democrats need to take five of these seats to once again control the U.S. Senate.Currently, Democrats have a sig...

Did you ever wonder why polls taken at the same general time can differ -- sometimes significantly. The general answer is a difference in samples. One poll's sample might be better than another. But while that can be true, it is a little more complic...