(Google) Survey Says…

What can’t Google do? Well, at this time, it might not be the best source for election poll information, according to Dr. Don Levy, director of the Siena Research Institute. He joined Poozer Politics to talk about the benefits and challenges of online surveys, including the possibility of Facebook polls, and explored the generic ballot … Continue reading “(Google) Survey Says…”

School’s Out for Freshman Legislator

It was an extraordinary first session for Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou. Niou joined Poozer Politics to reflect on her first year as a member of the Assembly and talked about the personal toll of the late budget, her approach to the legislative process and accomplishments for her constituents. She also explored the challenge of delegating power … Continue reading “School’s Out for Freshman Legislator”

The Problems of Polling

This is the second and final installment of a conversation with Dr. Don Levy, the director of the Siena Research Institute. We covered their miss in the Rochester mayoral race, the challenges of special election polls and a possible future of polling that doesn’t involve contacting voters at all.