Monday, August 31st, 2015

Statements about Polls and Public Opinion

Half-True

Data lacking, but trend is real for younger Americans

Half-True

Lots of people thought he won, but even more thought he lost

Donald Trump

Donald Trump

"Every poll said I won the debate."

— National

Mostly False

A genuine issue, marred by an incorrect statistic

False

"Most polls" do not show what she says

Half-True

Two global polls found divergent results

Half-True

Numbers don't favor Clinton, but no majority in most swing states

Pants on Fire!

Party cites us, but we don't do that kind of rating

Mostly True

Carefully picked numbers

Half-True

People both trust and distrust Fox News