Americans Love Jews
July 16, 2014
A new Pew poll shows that while Americans feel favorably toward Jews, they still feel coldly towards Atheists and Muslims.
The Democrats' Best Senate Hopes: An Unorthodox Ranking
April 27, 2014
The 12 states that Democrats have the best chances of winning through mobilization.
How the Democrats Can Avoid Going Down This November
April 27, 2014
Surviving the midterms is possible—if the party follows these rules.
Here are the two types of voters who make a difference in U.S. elections.
These maps illustrate four specific groups that Democrats are hunting for this fall.
Pernicious Polling by Gallup
February 21, 2014
I don’t like to pick on pollsters. It is a kind of cottage industry during election years, but I believe that Gallup has stepped way over the line with its polling on “What country anywhere in the world do you consider to be the United States' great
Terrible Polls for Obamacare, But Some Good News on Policy
November 21, 2013
CBS News released a devastating poll on Wednesday: “President Obama's job approval rating has plunged to the lowest of his presidency… and Americans' approval of the Affordable Care Act has dropped to its lowest since CBS News started polling on the
How To Read PPP's Polls
November 08, 2013
I’ve written at length about PPP’s troubling methodological choices. The firm failed to disclose important methodological decisions, offered inconsistent or baffling explanations, and continues to employ an unscientific and inconsistent approach.
Angelina Jolie tops a poll about the most effective celebrities-turned-advocates.
Was That Post-Shutdown Democratic Surge Actually Real?
October 31, 2013
That was fast: Polls now show the Democrats doing just the same as before the shutdown