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Forbes: Beto closing gap against Abbott (Original Post) Doc Sportello Oct 2022 OP
Polls are aggravating. rownesheck Oct 2022 #1
Most say that Doc Sportello Oct 2022 #2
Swing voters might decide this Polybius Oct 2022 #3
If it's registered voters I tend to believe it more ....... Lovie777 Oct 2022 #4
New #TXGOV Poll by Beacon Research Greg Abbott (R): 48% Beto O'Rourke (D): 46% LetMyPeopleVote Oct 2022 #5
Some good News for Beto LetMyPeopleVote Oct 2022 #6


(2,343 posts)
1. Polls are aggravating.
Sun Oct 23, 2022, 01:12 PM
Oct 2022

That's why many of us have a hard time believing any of them. I saw a poll 3 days ago saying Abbott was widening his lead.

Doc Sportello

(7,673 posts)
2. Most say that
Sun Oct 23, 2022, 01:22 PM
Oct 2022

This poll may be an outlier but at least it's some possible good news. I think we have to stay positive. The polls have been wrong a lot in the recent past, with few people having landlines and changing demographics that may under count certain groups.


(16,159 posts)
3. Swing voters might decide this
Sun Oct 23, 2022, 01:26 PM
Oct 2022

What do you think should be done to get them to swing to Beto? Perhaps move a little to the right for just two weeks? Like take a stand on lower property taxes or something that won't piss off his base, but will excite moderate conservatives who don't like Trump/Abbott.

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