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Special Projects How are the Polls Doing at Predicting Election Results Republican

People are always curious about how good of job the polls are doing at predicting election results. After the Democratic Primary in Michigan, I wanted to take a look at how well the polls are doing in each state. To visualize this I took the Real Clear Politics average and the actual election results in all the states that this data was available.

Special Projects Iowafeatured

Many campaigns and pollsters rely on data sets focused on individuals, but this isn’t a luxury available to all individuals interested in campaign data. In this post, I attempt to use county level demographic data, to attempt to model and build profiles on the candidates that received the most votes in the 2016 Republican Iowa Caucus.