Polls Columns on Townhall

  • Brent Bozell - The New Nexus: Liberal Media and Liberal Republicans

    The New Nexus: Liberal Media and Liberal Republicans

    Brent Bozell
    Posted: 10/16/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Pat Buchanan - Goldwater-Rockefeller Redux

    Goldwater-Rockefeller Redux

    Pat Buchanan
    Posted: 10/15/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Rich Tucker - Foreclosing on the Fourth Estate

    Foreclosing on the Fourth Estate

    Rich Tucker
    Posted: 10/12/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Michael Barone - Voters to Politicians: Both Parties are Blundering

    Voters to Politicians: Both Parties are Blundering

    Michael Barone
    Posted: 10/11/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Brandon Howell - Clintonworld’s Return to Reality

    Clintonworld’s Return to Reality

    Brandon Howell
    Posted: 9/25/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • John Ransom - NSA-IRS-M-O-U-S-E: Email Hate Mail

    NSA-IRS-M-O-U-S-E: Email Hate Mail

    John Ransom
    Posted: 7/28/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Bill Murchison - The Gay Marriage Sham

    The Gay Marriage Sham

    Bill Murchison
    Posted: 7/2/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • John Ransom - The Foibles and Foolishness of Barack Obama Go Beyond Ignorance

    The Foibles and Foolishness of Barack Obama Go Beyond Ignorance

    John Ransom
    Posted: 6/10/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Kyle Olson - Were Tennessee Poll Participants Asked About Common Core Data Mining?

    Were Tennessee Poll Participants Asked About Common Core Data Mining?

    Kyle Olson
    Posted: 6/7/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Michael Barone - For Dems to Win House, Obama Must Rise in Polls

    For Dems to Win House, Obama Must Rise in Polls

    Michael Barone
    Posted: 2/18/2013 12:00:00 AM EST
    Barack Obama has said that he wants to help Democrats win back a majority in the House of Representatives. He says he looks forward to Nancy Pelosi being speaker again.
  • Michael Barone - For Dems to Win House, Obama Must Rise in Polls

    For Dems to Win House, Obama Must Rise in Polls

    Michael Barone
    Posted: 2/18/2013 12:00:00 AM EST
    Barack Obama has said that he wants to help Democrats win back a majority in the House of Representatives. He says he looks forward to Nancy Pelosi being speaker again.
  • Michael Medved - Obama’s Hope: Winning with Less

    Obama’s Hope: Winning with Less

    Michael Medved
    Posted: 11/7/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    No matter who wins the presidency on Tuesday, one outcome is all but certain: Barack Obama will draw less support and fewer votes after four years as president than he did as an untried, little-known, freshman senator from Illinois. In other words, the more the American people know about this particular politician the less they seem to like him.
  • Jonah Goldberg - Nate Silver's Numbers Racket

    Nate Silver's Numbers Racket

    Jonah Goldberg
    Posted: 11/7/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    In the last week or so, an intense kerfuffle broke out over the poll-prognosticator Nate Silver and his blog at the New York Times, FiveThirtyEight.
  • Marybeth Hicks - Time to Temper the Political Discourse

    Time to Temper the Political Discourse

    Marybeth Hicks
    Posted: 11/7/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    Someone should take a poll asking Americans how they feel about polling. I’m pretty sure our shared distaste for it is one thing about which nearly all of us would agree.
  • Mona Charen - The Polls That Ate the Presidential Contest

    The Polls That Ate the Presidential Contest

    Mona Charen
    Posted: 11/6/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    "I don't know," a very wise and skeptical Washington political analyst confided to me on Sunday as I limned the Romney victory I foresee. "I'd like to believe it," she said, "but I have to overlook a lot. If you're right, then a whole lotta state polls have to be wrong."
  • Mona Charen - The Polls That Ate the Presidential Contest

    The Polls That Ate the Presidential Contest

    Mona Charen
    Posted: 11/6/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    "I don't know," a very wise and skeptical Washington political analyst confided to me on Sunday as I limned the Romney victory I foresee. "I'd like to believe it," she said, "but I have to overlook a lot. If you're right, then a whole lotta state polls have to be wrong."
  • Steve Deace - Lies, Darned Lies, and Polls

    Lies, Darned Lies, and Polls

    Steve Deace
    Posted: 11/3/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    How accurate are the polls? Is there one gold standard out there? Are they all biased and skewed tools of partisan media?
  • Steve Deace - Lies, Darned Lies, and Polls

    Lies, Darned Lies, and Polls

    Steve Deace
    Posted: 11/3/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    How accurate are the polls? Is there one gold standard out there? Are they all biased and skewed tools of partisan media?
  • Hugh Hewitt - Mittmentum Builds

    Mittmentum Builds

    Hugh Hewitt
    Posted: 11/3/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    Michael Barone is America’s “one man decision desk,” with credibility on elections far beyond that of anyone else working the field in America today.
  • Maggie Gallagher - Why I'm Voting For The Maryland DREAM Act

    Why I'm Voting For The Maryland DREAM Act

    Maggie Gallagher
    Posted: 10/31/2012 9:53:00 AM EST
    The latest polls in the conventional swing states show a close race, with neither Mitt Romney nor Barack Obama clearly ahead. Yet they also show a surprising number of formerly solid blue states now within Romney's reach.