Pollster Scott Rasmussen Says Democrats Are Getting Demographics…

Pollster Scott Rasmussen Says Democrats Are Getting Demographics...

In a year-end review of polling and politics, one of America’s leading national pollsters, Scott Rasmussen, says most Americans have higher priorities than politics. And he says partisan thinking about race, particularly among Democrats, hasn’t kept up with demographic realities.

Marc Ang: What is the state of polling today?

Rasmussen: “People think polls they agree with are brilliant and polls they disagree with are horrible. We made special efforts to reach [rural people and those] without a college degree because they take surveys less. If you took out all the operator-assisted big-media polls from the RealClear average for 2020, the average was pretty close. It was the analysis that was bad [in 2016, not the polls]. Nobody thought about the margin of error going in the other direction. Using a poll with a three-point margin of error to pick…

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