Politics

Oct 30, 2012

Richard Farmer’s chunky bits: poll dancing in the US

Examining the current presidential polls in the US, Japan's enormous deficit (and deadlocked parliament) and other political views from around the globe.

Richard Farmer

Crikey political commentator

So you think the polls help you. If you have worked out yet whether you believe yesterday's 50:50 Australian result from Newspoll or the Coaltion's 54% to Labor's 46% reported by Essential, then have a go at this lot from The New York Times this morning:

Just a little matter of 7.7 percentage points between the highest and the lowest.

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  1. Phen

    So that shows the Australian polls have an even bigger 8 point differential?

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