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Old 11-05-2008, 10:33 AM
 
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The Final Polls

Marist 52 43 Obama +9
Battleground (Lake)* 52 47 Obama +5
Battleground (Tarrance)* 50 48 Obama +2
Rasmussen Reports 52 46 Obama +6
Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby 54 43 Obama +11
IBD/TIPP 52 44 Obama +8
FOX News 50 43 Obama +7
NBC News/Wall St. Jrnl 51 43 Obama +8
Gallup 55 44 Obama +11
Diageo/Hotline 50 45 Obama +5
CBS News 51 42 Obama +9
ABC News/Wash Post 53 44 Obama +9
Ipsos/McClatchy 53 46 Obama +7
CNN/Opinion Research 53 46 Obama +7
Pew Research 52 46 Obama +6

The Final Results* 52 46 Obama
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Old 11-05-2008, 10:38 AM
 
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Always interesting to see how they compared to some of our own predictions

//www.city-data.com/forum/2008-...ions-here.html
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Old 11-05-2008, 10:39 AM
 
Location: Albemarle, NC
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I think I'll be visiting this site more often. FiveThirtyEight.com: Electoral Projections Done Right
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Old 11-05-2008, 10:45 AM
 
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Actually, the polls were pretty accurate, except that McCain got WAY more of the popular vote than I had expected. I'm quite sure Democrats are thankful for Electoral College!
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Old 11-05-2008, 10:49 AM
 
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Actually, the polls were pretty accurate, except that McCain got WAY more of the popular vote than I had expected. I'm quite sure Democrats are thankful for Electoral College!
Not as thankful as Bush in 2000
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