Day: February 15, 2010

The Pollable Public: What Does It Mean?

How the high and mighty can fall. Latest polls—not just one, but many—indicate that President Obama has become something less than the political messiah people expected. He’s getting close to George W. Bush numbers. What do these polls mean exactly? Are they an indication that the public has awakened to what he really is? Or are they just a passing trend, one that will reverse itself in the future? I wish I had more confidence in polls. I wish they… Read more »