Archive for the ‘tracking’ Category

Bumping Powell

20Oct08

The Zogby poll, released hours before the others start to come out, has taken a jump toward Barack, ending a trend in the other direction. Democrat Barack Obama has expanded his national lead over Republican John McCain in the U.S. presidential race to 6 percentage points, according to a Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby poll released on Monday. Rasmussen […]


There are two polls that are worth watching in the presidential race – Gallup and Rasmussen. They are reliable because they are tracking polls – they update daily, showing the results from the prior three days of research. While these two polls may have their flaws, those flaws are less relevant because the polls repeat […]