Polls and Poles : Which ones are really right with it comes to a US Presidential Election

October 5,2008 I am confused.  I thought that the US Presidential Elections would be between two candidates all competing  for position with regard to my vote. Instead, what I see is an election with the competing factions being the Polls.   The recent Palin Biden debate showed that depending on which television program you were watching would dictate what the polls would tell you. I don’t understand.   Isn’t a Poll supposed to be an unbiased testing of the response to a series of questions?  If that were true then all polls would in fact be very closely aligned.  That isn’t so. …

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