Pre-Thanksgiving Odds & Ends

November 23, 2005

Just enough time today to pass on a few odds and ends before taking a few days off for the holiday: A New Poll - We have another national public to watch. It is a partnership of The Cook Political...[More...]

Columbus Dispatch Poll: Past Performance No Guarantee of Future Results

November 18, 2005

"Past performance is no guarantee of future results." We typically hear that disclaimer applied to financial investments, but in an era of declining response rates, it should apply just as well to polls. Last week, I neglected to include such...[More...]

Ohio Dispatch Poll: Stay Tuned

November 18, 2005

I have been focusing for the last several days on a post on the Columbus Dispatch poll controversy. I had hoped to have it up two days ago, but as I have been engaged in gathering the facts interest in...[More...]

News Roundup: The Hits Keep on Coming

November 14, 2005

Last week, this site quietly passed the milestone of one million page views, as tracked by Sitemeter. Now as MP will be the first to note, the "page views" statistic may tell us more about the mechanical function of a...[More...]

Election Results and Lessons

November 10, 2005

One lesson for MP is to allow for more blogging time on the day after an election. But on the theory that a little late is better than never, here is a quick roundup of developments from Tuesday's results: California....[More...]