Saturday, July 21, 2012

Poll Numbers

* Poll numbers grab a lot of attention every single time there is a new update.  However, it is important to look at all the polls, not just one.

Here is what RealClearPolitics has about Ohio's U.S. Senate race with Sen. Sherrod Brown, Democrat, and his challenger, Republican Josh Mandel:

Polling Data

PollDateSampleBrown (D)Mandel (R)Spread
RCP Average6/19 - 7/18--47.338.3Brown +9.0
Rasmussen Reports7/18 - 7/18500 LV4642Brown +4
Quinnipiac6/19 - 6/251237 RV5034Brown +16
PPP (D)6/21 - 6/24673 RV4639Brown +7

I'll try to post additional information when it is available.