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Another Failure Undermines Trust in Polls

Nov 4, 2020 |

When it comes to American political polling, it turns out Big Data isn’t nearly big enough.

Hence, as we again learned this week, earnest attempts to predict the outcome of a national election based on an extremely small data set long past its expiration date is becoming an exercise in futility. Read more…

U.S. Voter Data Gets Wrangled

Feb 28, 2017 |

The unforeseen outcome of the 2016 U.S. presidential election underscored the need for more granular data about the American electorate and its attitudes. Save for a few datasets focusing on national campaign contributions, nearly every pollster missed the populist surge that elected Donald J. Read more…

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