1. Exit-poll data examined in 'quarantine room'


    ... polls,Michael Calderone reports. Six hours later, staffers will be permitted to start sending data ... to their respective news organizations, while additional exit polls, especially on the West Coast ... trends but cannot report the results of exit polls until the polls close. Anne Cronin at Politico has

  2. Polls wrong favored Dems by significant margin


    ... (Reason) In the runup to the election, a number of election analysts noted that, despite polls ... that the polls were wrong, systematically biased toward the GOP. In The New Republic, for example ... Republicans have the advantage in polls, Democrats' track record of outperforming polls works in the other

  3. Obama's polls collapsing all over the place


    ... (BUSINESS INSIDER) Both national and swing-state polls are beginning to tighten ... debate on Wednesday. Polls that track both national and swing state voting have shown nothing but bad ... news for the president over the last couple of days. Here's a sampling of the national polls ...

  4. Live results map for 2014 elections


    ... Americans have gone to the polls, and results are now coming in. A state-by-state map of results

  5. CBS poll: GOP has huge turnout edge over Dems


    ... the election winner is that most of the polls they're basing their predictions on are wildly inflating ... Democrat turnout. The overwhelming majority of media polls are an assuming an electorate ... that is at least as Democrat as the one in 2008, with many polls assuming a higher Democrat turnout. This is just

  6. AP: Cain's campaign all but over

    ... but over. His standing in polls is cratering. Supporters are wavering if not fleeing. Fundraising is suffering. Read the whole story at Associated Press

  7. Polls underestimate fervor of Santorum supporters


    ... (BOSTON GLOBE) Of nine polls conducted in Alabama this month, former Pennsylvania Senator Rick ... Santorum led in just one. Polls put Santorum in third place in Mississippi. When the two states held ... ? It appears that the intensity of support for Rick Santorum was higher than was picked up in the polls

  8. Sarkozy loses to socialist in France


    ... runoff, exit polls say, becoming the first Socialist to win a presidential election since Franois ... first Socialist president in almost two decades, exit polls showed Sunday. According to Ipsos

  9. U.S. secessionists keen on Scottish independence


    ... (USA TODAY) As Scots take to the polls Thursday to decide whether Scotland formally secedes from ... a voice, to be able to go to the polls and voice their political will on the issue of self-determination," he said. "We're hoping for a 'Yes' vote."

  10. Polls: Public souring on Common Core

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    ... (POLITICO) This has not been a great week for the Common Core. Two new national polls, released ... to elevate math, reading and writing instruction across the nation. One of the polls, conducted