If Polls Were Wrong in 2016, Can We Trust Them in 2020? Why Polls are More Reliable – TLDR News

If Polls Were Wrong in 2016, Can We Trust Them in 2020? Why Polls are More Reliable – TLDR News

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In 2016 many were shocked by Trump’s victory. Polls hadn’t predicted it and many were just surprised by the preferences of their fellow Americans. This time around people are cautious about being stung again, and therefore it seems that trust in polling has fallen to an all-time low. So in this video; we explain what went wrong in 2016, what’s changed and if polls are now more accurate.

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1 – https://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2016/president/us/general_election_trump_vs_clinton-5491.html
2 – https://fivethirtyeight.com/videos/polling-101-what-happened-to-the-polls-in-2016-and-what-you-should-know-about-them-in-2020/
3 – https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/which-polls-fared-best-and-worst-in-the-2012-presidential-race/
4 – https://www.cnn.com/election/2016/results/exit-polls
5 – https://www.nytimes.com/elections/2016/results/president
6 – https://www.wpr.org/polls-missed-mark-2016-experts-say-things-are-different-2020
7 – https://www.vox.com/21528722/undecided-voters-2020-election-trump-biden
8 – https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2020/10/2020-election-turnout/616640/
9 – https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/trump-biden-favorability-unchanged-2020-race-heads-final/story?id=73808383
10 – https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/trump-approval-ratings/
11 – https://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2016/president/us/general_election_trump_vs_clinton-5491.html
12 – https://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2020/president/us/general_election_trump_vs_biden-6247.html
13 – https://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2020/president/us/general_election_trump_vs_biden-6247.html
14 – https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/trump-approval-ratings/?cid=rrpromo

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Originally posted 2020-10-28 15:00:25.