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As Polling Predictions Fail Again, Reliability And Purpose Thrown Into Question

Polling and forecasters predicted big wins for Democrats — a Joe Biden victory, a blue Senate and a bigger majority in the House. While Biden is now the president-elect, the other predictions have not been realized.

Host Peter O’Dowd speaks with Undark Magazine’s Michael Schulson about the reliability of polling in 2020.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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