5 Reasons Democrats Could Beat the Polls and Hold the House

(Blog Post) While our forecast and a good deal of polling data suggest that the Republicans may win the House of Representatives on Tuesday, perhaps all is not lost for the Democrats. Here’s one possible scenario for how things might not end up as expected. Full Story »

Posted by Jon Mitchell - via FiveThirtyEight, Memeorandum, Ish Harshawat (t), Wil Kristin (t), Salvador Sala (t), Malorie Jae Lucich (t), Ray Nichols (t), John Rueschenberg (t), Moises Figueroa (t), Tshiung Han See (t), Thanh Tran (t), JR Russ (t), David Wardell (t), Shakthi Sivanathan (t), David K. Miller (t), Steve Murray (t)
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Posted by: Posted by Jon Mitchell - Nov 1, 2010 - 6:26 PM PDT
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Edited by: Jon Mitchell - Nov 2, 2010 - 10:36 AM PDT
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by Jon Mitchell - Nov. 2, 2010

I think Nate Silver has consistently written the best analytical columns of the last month leading up to the elections, and he has saved the best for last. He has been predicting Republican victories by carefully reading the poll numbers, but here, he has provided several clear, believable reasons why things might not turn out as expected.

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by Barry Grossheim - Nov. 2, 2010

Some comfort to hang onto before the election results start coming in tonight. He lays out reasonable scenarios to show why Republicans might not do as well as expected.

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by Frank Whitman - Nov. 2, 2010

YOU CAN'T BELIEVE EVERYTHING YOU HEAR OR READ,BUT SINCE THE REPUBLICAN HAVE THE MOST MONEY THEY ARE MORE AVAILIBLE FOR POLLS INTERVEIWS ETC,WHERE US BROKE DEMOCRAT'S STAY HOME

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