Why polls didn’t show Trump was going to win in 2016 election

FALLS VILLAGE — Douglas Schwartz, director of the Quinnipiac University Poll, described polls as “pieces of data woven together to tell stories about who we are as a country at any given time.”

Schwartz spoke at Housatonic Valley Regional High School on Friday, Oct. 18, as part of the Salisbury Forum series of talks.

Schwartz said the current political atmosphere is “unprecedented and complex.”

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