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Pollster Confronted With Misrepresenting Occupy Wall Street Poll, Admits Radicial Redistribution Is Not ‘Their Highest Goal’

Yesterday, ThinkProgress revealed that pollster Doug Schoen grossly misrepresented his own polling data to smear Occupy Wall Street protesters. For example, he wrote that “radical redistribution of wealth” was one of the policies that “binds a large majority of the protesters together.” His actual poll found just 4% supported such a policy. This afternoon on [...]
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Doug Schoen has 2 poll reports

US Politics / Liberal : Vox Pop (3 years ago)

According to Chris Wilson, there are two versions of the report of the Occupy Wall Street poll from so-called hack pollster Doug Schoen. Here’s the report that Azi Paybarah says that Schoen sent to him, and here’s the final question... Read Post

Hack pollster Doug Schoen misrepresents his own poll

US Politics / Liberal : Vox Pop (3 years ago)

In the Wall Street Journal, of all places! What happened? They couldn’t get John Yoo to write something on short notice? Read Post

BREAKING: Doug Schoen Grossly Misrepresents His Own Poll Results To Smear Occupy Wall Street

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (3 years ago)

In this morning’s Wall Street Journal, Doug Schoen reports on the results of a poll he conducted of Occupy Wall Street protesters. Here is the nut graph: What binds a large majority of the protesters together—regardless of age, soci... Read Post

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