Political polling 101

The editor of eCCO Magazine would like to draw readers' attention to the information of the Washington Foreign Press Center. FPC shared with the journalist a message: Visit share.america.gov to find a follow-up article on our Elections 101 briefing with esteemed pollster John Zogby, of John Zogby Strategies.The editor of eCCO Magazine would like to draw readers' attention to the information of the Washington Foreign Press Center. FPC shared with the journalist a message: Visit share.america.gov to find a follow-up article on our Elections 101 briefing with esteemed pollster John Zogby, of John Zogby Strategies.

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In this article, ShareAmerica highlights the methods and challenges of modern polling. How accurate are the polls? How do pollsters drum up participation? Which groups are included?

 

Source: Washington Foreign Press Center