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  Democratic PPP Polls Flood Early Senate Landscape
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Last EditedJ.R.  Jun 29, 2011 06:39am
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News DateWednesday, June 29, 2011 12:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionIn recent years, Democrats have consistently criticized Rasmussen Reports for flooding the public space with polls and driving the narrative of races to favor Republican candidates. But six months into the 2012 cycle, public polling in Senate races has been dominated by one Democratic firm.

Public Policy Polling, an automated interview polling company based in North Carolina, has conducted almost 60 percent of all public polls measuring hypothetical 2012 Senate matchups up to this point in the cycle.

The firm counts Democratic candidates and interest groups as clients, but the majority of PPP’s Senate polls this year were conducted on the firm’s dime as a marketing strategy.
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