Obama Still Holds Big Advantage with Young Voters

By: Thursday November 3, 2011 1:33 pm

This graph from the Pew Research Center is one of the most interesting I have seen in awhile. It shows that in 2004 Democrats started developing a modest edge with young voters but in 2008 under Obama that youth advantage exploded and Obama, for the most part, has managed to hold onto that edge so [...]

All Americans Agree: Our Politicians Suck

By: Wednesday May 4, 2011 6:17 pm

Pew is out with a new, very complex poll looking at the the diversity of American opinions across a broad range of issues. The whole thing is long, but worth a read. An aspect of the poll that really stuck out to me, though, is that one of the few things that Americans of all [...]

Pew Finds Landline-Only Polling May Show Small GOP Bias

By: Thursday October 14, 2010 9:13 pm

The Pew Research Center has determined that cell phone-only households are noticeably different–both demographically and politically–than households with landlines. This is important because many pollsters survey only landlines and, as a result, their polls might reflect a slight Republican bias this year. From Pew: In three of four election polls conducted since the spring of [...]

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