Accuracy in Media

Liberal Media Promoted Evan McMullin’s Conservative Insurgency in Utah, but Polls Painted Different Picture

Evan McMullin, a late-entry presidential candidate, ran as the conservative alternative to Donald Trump. As member of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and a former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) analyst, he was uniquely positioned to offer the state of Utah an alternative third-party candidate. Utah has a significant LDS (also known […]

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Poll Buyers Beware: Emerson College Polling has Some Issues

The much-lauded Emerson College poll of Utahans, which put independent candidate Evan McMullin ahead of Trump and Clinton, has its own issues regarding reliability. FiveThirtyEight found that among 12 pollsters (ranging from Fox News to Marist), Emerson was one of four pollsters which underperformed. Emerson College received a ‘B’ rating from FiveThirtyEight, as well. Also, […]

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Morning Joe: Hillary Clinton Playing Down Polls in Iowa and New Hampshire in Case She Loses to Sanders [Video]

Hillary Clinton, who most Democrats originally thought would coast to the Democratic nomination, finds herself in the uneasy position of facing an extremely close race against the most unlikely of candidates, socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). New polls, with less than a month before the first votes of the 2016 campaign are cast, show Sanders […]

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March 2017

3/9/2017 - NBC News Chairman Vows “Big Changes” in Use of Polling for Future Elections

December 2016

12/8/2016 - How Can Pollsters Recover from the Disastrous 2016 Cycle?

November 2016

11/16/2016 - Liberal Media Promoted Evan McMullin’s Conservative Insurgency in Utah, but Polls Painted Different Picture

11/10/2016 - The Bias Buzz Podcast- Election Analysis, How Trump Beat Clinton

October 2016

10/28/2016 - Poll Buyers Beware: Emerson College Polling has Some Issues

10/13/2016 - Liberal Media: Hillary Clinton was Right about Her ‘Deplorables’ Comment, says Trump Supporters are Racist

January 2016

1/13/2016 - Morning Joe: Hillary Clinton Playing Down Polls in Iowa and New Hampshire in Case She Loses to Sanders [Video]

November 2013

11/19/2013 - Poll: Obama’s 39% Job Approval Rating Ties GW Bush’s 2nd Term

June 2012

6/11/2012 - CNN: Media to be Tough on Romney as His Chances Improve

6/11/2012 - MSNBC’s Matthews Defends Obama Against WashPost Reporter

September 2010

9/23/2010 - New Poll Shows Bias Crisis for Mainstream Media