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Response to AverageJoe90 (Original post)

Fri Oct 12, 2012, 11:23 PM

29. Here's the problem,

from the current piece:

It might be noted that some of the state polls released on Friday were from firms that have had Republican-leaning results, and they might slightly exaggerate his standing. It is unlikely, for instance, that Mr. Romney would win New Hampshire by four percentage points right now, as implied by an American Research Group poll of the state.

http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/12/oct-12-romney-debate-gains-show-staying-power/

A lot of right-leaning polls dragging down the averages. It's impossible to get an accurate picture of the race from mostly right-leaning polls.

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