You KNEW the right was gonna question the results and the speed in which the Wisconsin Senate poll was done and released….
Even THIS Dog questioned the positive number for Akin…..
PPP IS acknowledging it’s business for Democratic interests and the fact that Democrats WANT Akin to keep his damaging story to keep on going …
Look for a few NEW polls to come out in the following days with Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill AHEAD….
I’m gonna be VERY surprised if Akin lasts in the race until September 25th….
If he does , sympathy vote or not ….
The race switches to McCaskill to LOSE…..
When the Democratic polling firm Public Policy Polling released a flash poll late Monday evening showing Missouri Rep. Todd Akin with a slim 44-43 edge over Sen. Claire McCaskill, the results immediately aroused suspicions on the right.
“If I were a cynic, I might suggest that PPP — a Democratic pollster – did the flash poll knowing it was too soon for the effect of the controversy to make its way into the electorate in the hope of keeping Akin’s hope alive before he makes his decision overnight whether to step aside,” wrote William Jacobson of the conservative Legal Insurrection blog.
“Anyone suspect that the Democrat polling firm might be trying to get the result they want, to ensure Akin stays in, so that he can get pummeled in November?” asked Geraghty.
The gist of the criticism is that PPP – a lightning rod for criticism from the right — skewed its sample to advance Democratic interests, which in this case meant a result suggesting Akin could win despite the furor over his “legitimate rape” remarks.
And, of course, on Tuesday Akin pointed to the PPP poll as part of his justification for remaining in the race….Share on Facebook