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Latest ABC/WP Poll on Boston Marathon Bombing Investigation: Are They Serious?!
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Latest ABC/WP Poll on Boston Marathon Bombing Investigation: Are They Serious?!
By: David W. Moore
April 21, 2014 02:04 PM EST
Do 94% of Americans know enough of about the Boston Bombing investigation to have an opinion? Quick: Write down everything you know about the federal government’s investigation into the bombing at the Boston...
Why Polls on Obama and Ukraine don't agree
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Why Polls on Obama and Ukraine don't agree
By: David W. Moore
March 14, 2014 10:35 AM EST
In the past week, several polls purporting to measure the public’s reaction to Barack Obama’s performance as president, and the public’s attention to the news about the Ukraine, have come to, shall we say,...
Polls Show Low Obama Approval Ratings - But Is He Really Unpopular?
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Polls Show Low Obama Approval Ratings - But Is He Really Unpopular?
By: David W. Moore
March 07, 2014 07:00 AM EST
According to several polls, President Obama’s approval rating since the beginning of this year has been under water – with more people disapproving than approving of the president’s performance by margins...
Poll: Do GOP Voters really want Arizona Gov. Brewer to veto anti-gay bill?
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Poll: Do GOP Voters really want Arizona Gov. Brewer to veto anti-gay bill?
By: David W. Moore
February 26, 2014 04:06 PM EST
The Arizona Capitol Times reported yesterday that a statewide poll of Republican voters found a two-to-one margin in favor of Governor Jan Brewer vetoing SB1062. However, a closer examination of both the poll, and the...
6th Annual Top 10 Dubious Polling Awards
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6th Annual Top 10 Dubious Polling Awards
By: David W. Moore
February 10, 2014 08:00 AM EST
Editor's Note: iMediaEthics' polling director David Moore collects the ten most dubious polls from the prior year in his annual Dubious Polling Awards. 10.  Goldilocks and Three Bears Award – to Pew,...
 137% of New Jersey Residents Think Fox News Needs a Math Tutor
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137% of New Jersey Residents Think Fox News Needs a Math Tutor
By: Sydney Smith, David W. Moore
January 20, 2014 05:00 AM EST
A Fox News graphic for the results of a Rasmussen poll on Chris Christie suggests that 137% of New Jerseyians have an opinion about their governor. The graphic, shown above via Media Matters' Tumblr and confirmed as...
GfK Web-Based Polls: Why Do AP, Pew, CBS, and Other Media Trust Them?  A Recent GfK Poll Raises Doubts
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GfK Web-Based Polls: Why Do AP, Pew, CBS, and Other Media Trust Them? A Recent GfK Poll Raises Doubts
By: David W. Moore, Andrew E. Smith
January 13, 2014 08:00 AM EST
"Top-of-Mind" Public Opinion on Trans Fats In  early November, iMediaEthics commissioned a poll by GfK that was designed to be a “poll check” on an October Pew poll, which...
GfK responds to iMediaEthics' Doubt About Its Poll, iMediaEthics Answers GfK response
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GfK responds to iMediaEthics' Doubt About Its Poll, iMediaEthics Answers GfK response
By: Andrew E. Smith, David W. Moore
January 13, 2014 07:59 AM EST
Below, see GfK's response to iMediaEthics' research, and iMediaEthics' response to GfK. And, check out iMediaEthics' full report on a 20 percent difference in responses from the public on trans...
IMediaEthics/UNH Survey Center Poll on Tran Fats Conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates International
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iMediaEthics/UNH Survey Center Poll on Tran Fats Conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates International
By: Andrew E. Smith, David W. Moore
January 13, 2014 07:55 AM EST
iMediaEthics/UNH Survey Center Poll on Tran Fats Conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates International Methodology Statement and Final Topline Results Prepared by Princeton Survey Research Associates...
IMediaEthics Polls on Trans Fats Conducted by GfK: Methodology Statement and Final Topline Results
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iMediaEthics Polls on Trans Fats Conducted by GfK: Methodology Statement and Final Topline Results
By: David W. Moore, Andrew E. Smith
January 13, 2014 07:55 AM EST
Methodology Statement and Final Topline Results Methodology Statement by KnowledgePanel (KP) OmniWeb OMNIWEB using the KnowledgePanel ™ is a national online omnibus service of GfK Custom Research North...
Pew's Misleading Trans Fat Poll: David Moore responds to Pew Director
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Pew's Misleading Trans Fat Poll: David Moore responds to Pew Director
By: David W. Moore
November 15, 2013 12:45 PM EST
[UPDATED: Pew Responds] How The News Hour Got Duped by Sloppy Pew Poll on Trans Fats
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[UPDATED: Pew Responds] How The News Hour Got Duped by Sloppy Pew Poll on Trans Fats
By: David W. Moore
November 12, 2013 09:00 AM EST
On PBS's News Hour last Thursday, Judy Woodruff interviewed Dr. Thomas Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control, about the government’s efforts to rid artificial trans fats from the country’s food...
Fox News Poll Question: Obamacare Rollout - 'Fine,' 'A Joke'... Or Something Else?
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Fox News Poll Question: Obamacare Rollout - 'Fine,' 'A Joke'... Or Something Else?
By: David W. Moore
November 06, 2013 08:00 AM EST
There are very few people who, paying even a smidgeon of attention to the news, could conscionably characterize the rollout of Obamacare as “fine.” The national Affordable Care Act website has been plagued with...
Misreading the Polls on the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare
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Misreading the Polls on the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare
By: David W. Moore
October 31, 2013 01:00 PM EST
Two Polls That Ended the Shutdown and May Prevent Another
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Two Polls That Ended the Shutdown and May Prevent Another
By: David W. Moore
October 22, 2013 05:00 PM EST
In the wake of the federal government shutdown, it was clear to most pundits and political leaders that the Republican Party’s “brand” was tarnished, with the Speaker of the House admitting defeat, and with...
Republicans Getting More Blame for Shutdown Than Democrats - But Not By Much
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Republicans Getting More Blame for Shutdown Than Democrats - But Not By Much
By: David W. Moore
October 08, 2013 11:15 AM EST
Two new polls suggest Republicans are more likely than President Obama and the Democrats to be blamed by the American people for the government shutdown. But the difference seems relatively modest, as increasing numbers of...
Who Will Americans Blame for Government Shutdown? What the Polls Say...
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Who Will Americans Blame for Government Shutdown? What the Polls Say...
By: David W. Moore
October 02, 2013 06:07 PM EST
As of this posting, no polls have yet reported who Americans blame more for the government shutdown that began Tuesday morning. But three polls attempted to predict what the public’s reaction would be. A CNN/ORC...
The Curious Case of a Democratic-Leaning Pollster Admitting It Withheld Poll Results That Favored a Republican
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The Curious Case of a Democratic-Leaning Pollster Admitting It Withheld Poll Results That Favored a Republican
By: David W. Moore
September 18, 2013 06:00 AM EST
Last week, Public Policy Polling revealed it had conducted a poll in Colorado Senate District 3 prior to the recall election on Sept. 10, but had not released the results before the election. Now, post-election, PPP was...
7 Polls Show Slim Opening for Obama to Make Case for Air Strikes Against Syria
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7 Polls Show Slim Opening for Obama to Make Case for Air Strikes Against Syria
By: David W. Moore
September 10, 2013 10:31 AM EST
Seven polls were published on Monday, Sept. 9 about the proposed air strikes against Syria. The polls were sponsored by Pew/USA Today, CNN/ORC, ABC/Washington Post, Associated Press, Gallup, Reuters/Ipsos, and...
Do Americans want U.S. Intervention in Syria? What the Polls Really Mean
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Do Americans want U.S. Intervention in Syria? What the Polls Really Mean
By: David W. Moore
August 31, 2013 05:00 AM EST
With the Obama administration contemplating an air strike against Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons, several news stories have suggested the American public would be against such action. But, as usual, the polls...
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