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LOL: New Poll Shows Obama Ahead By Ten Points...with a D+19 Sample

anonymous16502 Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 5:23 PM
I must be dumb - what does D+19 signify? Or for that matter, D+7. Can someone educate me please? Thanks
Kenbob Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 5:28 PM
The sampling pool has 19% more individuals stating they are democrats that republicans
Michael2802 Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 5:30 PM
No it means they call people who have been registered Dems...sorry they do not just call and then ask party they do not!...They deliberately call 19 percent more Dems!
moderateGuy Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 5:27 PM
They polled 19 percent more DemoKKK-rats than Republicans.
Becca in TX Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 5:27 PM
It means they polled 19% more Dims than Republicans.
anonymous16502 Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 6:27 PM
Cool. Thanks. I am not surprised!!!

This is laughable:

Currently, 51% say they support Obama or lean toward him, while 41% support or lean toward Romney. This is largely unchanged from earlier in July and consistent with polling over the course of this year. Across eight Pew Research Center surveys since January, Obama has led Romney by between four and 12 percentage points. Obama holds only a four-point edge (48% to 44%) across 12 of this year’s key battleground states. While the data does not allow a state-by-state analysis, the overall balance of support in these closely contested states has remained...

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