How To Skeptically Look At Polls

Poll results shouldn’t be considered to be gospel, but neither should they be ignored.

It’s election season. The time when a political junkie’s fancy turns to polls, polls, and more polls. With so many…

Conservatives have long been leery of polls, but that skepticism reached its height after Donald Trump’s surprise victory in 2016. Much of this skepticism lies in a misunderstanding of how to look at polls and what they represent. Some of this misunderstanding is fed by media outlets and politicians that misuse polls.

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