The Race Is Tightening, And That’s A Good Thing!

Contrary to the Gallup Daily Tracker which actually has the national gap between McCain and Obama widening, the Pollster aggregated trends show the race for the White House narrowing and believe it or not, this is actually good news for Obama. This assertion may seem counter-intuitive at first; after all,...

Poll Analysis: Dead Cat Bounce?

Not too terribly long ago I put forth the situation facing John McCain in the polls.  First and foremost he had to stop the ever widening gap between him and Obama, and then he had to reverse the trends in his favor. With thirteen days left in the race, this hasn’t happened yet. I know this goes...

Another Data Point

Here comes another late in the day polling data point, this one from NBC/WSJ which gives Obama his largest lead thus far in that particular polling history at ten points. There’s not much more I want to say about this poll that I haven’t already said already.  In general I just want to try and...