Election Year Poll Pandemonium

Dr. Munr Kazmir
5 min readMay 19, 2024

To trust or not to trust election year polling trends?

(Photo: Demetri Dourambeis)

Biden’s poll numbers are awful,” lamented Nick Catoggio for USA TODAY on May 17, 2024, warning “Americans, brace for a Trump victory in November.”

“The hard reality is that the Southern and Western swing states won by the president in 2020 are drifting further into the former president’s column,” began Catoggio.