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  •  Right, but that's an important part of polling (2+ / 0-)
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    Aunt Pat, InsultComicDog

    Getting the LV screen correct. Gallup was off by about 4 points, while other pollsters were accurate with their LV screen.

    As someone noted on election day, it seemed like Gallup was trying to have it both ways with an RV model showing Obama up, and LV with Romney up.

    •  I guess what I'm saying is (0+ / 0-)

      they don't need to overhaul what they are doing top to bottom... mostly they just need to reconsider what it means to be a "likely voter".

      I think almost all of the likely voter modeling was wrong for almost all pollsters, and wrong in the Republican's favor. Gallup did the worst in this category (although unskewedpolls.com went a few steps further yet into crazy land).

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