The highlight of the collaboration will be an exclusive 10-day tracking poll from February 2, 2020, the day before the Iowa Caucus, through the New Hampshire Primary on February 11. The poll will track daily changes in the popularity of Democratic and Republican candidates among Granite State voters.
The first Emerson poll will be released Tuesday, November 26, 9:00 pm, on 7NEWS.
“The New Hampshire Primary is an iconic part of the nominating process and critical to a candidate’s chance of winning the presidency,” said Spencer Kimball, director of Emerson Polling and Assistant Professor of Political Communication. “We look forward to teaming with 7NEWS to study the public opinion of New Hampshire voters in the lead-up to their impactful primary and to follow the race through to November 2020.”
Emerson Polling is a Charter Member of the American Association of Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) Transparency Initiative and has received an A- rating for accuracy from Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight, making it a top 10 pollster in the country.
“This is an exciting time to announce our partnership with Emerson College Polling,” WHDH/WLVI Vice President and General Manager Jimmy Rogers said in a statement. “We are committed to providing our viewers with unbiased and insightful analysis of this historic election. Emerson College Polling’s outstanding record for accuracy will ensure our viewers receive the best data available.”