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CNN Poll: Debate Watchers Give Ryan Slight Edge in VP Debate

CNN reported that a CNN/ORC International nationwide poll found 48% of voters who watched the vice presidential debate Thursday thought Congressman Paul Ryan won, awhile 44% gave the win to Vice President Joe Biden.

Half of the debate watchers in the survey said the encounter didn’t make them more likely to vote for either of the tickets, 28% said it made them favor Romney, 21% said it made them choose Obama.

As to viewer expectations: 55% said Biden did better than expected, and 51% said Ryan did better than expected.

A CBS News poll of uncommitted voters who watched the debate favored Biden over Ryan by a 50%-31% margin. Roughly 10% of the debate audience were uncommitted.

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2 Responses to “CNN Poll: Debate Watchers Give Ryan Slight Edge in VP Debate”

  1. Charlie Hall says:

    The CNN poll oversampled Republicans by about 8%. A CBS poll taken at the same time that was more representative of the US population had Biden the winner by 50-31.

  2. David Oke says:

    Quite a few of the recent polls from the last week or so have had odd sampling. It certainly describes a narrative.

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