Notice the article's emphasis on "exit" polls. This is where a pollster asks
people how they just voted. The article says nothing about the
accuracy of polls taken before votes are cast, which is the most frequent type
this paper reports.Why not do a follow-up report on the accuracy of
polls taken before votes are cast? Will this pollster still be patting himself
on the back?
Actually, lonepeak, polling is an extremely difficult endeavor.Not
only did Dan Jones accurately predict the winners in each race, he was nearly
perfect in his calculations of percentages.This is extremely rare in
the world of polling and Dan Jones deserves credit as Utah's preeminent
So that was hard in this state...come on!