You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #31: Can we enlist Move-on [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Election Reform Donate to DU
Trish1168 Donating Member (371 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-02-05 07:44 PM
Response to Original message
31. Can we enlist Move-on
To put pressure on the news consortium. We should demand the following.

1. Release raw exit poll data early and often (starting at noon).
2. Do not adulterate exit poll data with numbers that average the data to the returns
3. Allow supervision (by lawyers/activists) of how and where the exit poll data are obtained and tabulated.

Move-on is the only organization big enough to put this kind of pressure on.

I believe 2006 will be a landslide for the dems in the exit polls (if we're allowed to see that data). I don't believe meaningful election reform will happen before 2006, which means there will be a huge disparity between returns and exit polls. We have to prove to the public that the elections are rigged (and the public has to be riproaring mad over it). We can do it if we can hold the media accountable for this valuable check on the integrity of the system.

What do you guys think????????????
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Election Reform Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC