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February 2017 News

Our work with the Social Security Administration using the Understanding America Study in a number of studies on retirement deicision making is featured on their Retirement Initiative Website.



Donna Spruijt-Metz is quoted in an LA Times article featuring activity tracking devices such as Fitbits and our obsession with them.



Juan Saavedra's work on remedial education in Peru was featured in an Inter-American Development Bank Publication.



President Trump mentioned our Day Break poll at CPAC, and the LA Times wrote a response touching on what we did right and what we missed.



 


"DAYBREAK" ELECTION POLL COVERAGE

And so 2016 closed with us getting the prize for "Statistical Fortitude" from 538.  There are worse ways to go. Read more about how we were in the news....



Our op ed on The Hill was posted in an attempt to address some of the comments we have received about the poll and how we are different.



Here is Nate Silver's response to our poll and David Lauter's response to the New York Times, and our editorial to The Hill, David Lauter's November 8th Moment of Truth article,  and much more... 



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-trump-latimes-poll-20170224-story.html



http://www.liberation.fr/planete/2016/11/08/avant-cette-nuit-un-sondeur-donnait-trump-gagnant_1527107



http://www.latimes.com/la-ol-opinion-newsletter-trump-clinton-october-surprise-20161029-htmlstory.html



http://dornsife.usc.edu/news/stories/2428/why-the-usc-dornsife-l-a-times-presidential-poll-is-unlike-other



http://www.nature.com/news/the-polling-crisis-how-to-tell-what-people-really-think-1.20815



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-trump-clinton-poll-20161018-snap-story.html 



http://www.thewrap.com/whats-wrong-or-right-about-the-la-times-poll-that-says-donald-trump-could-win/ 





http://legalbroadcastnetwork.com/the-lbn-blog/2016/10/17/donald-trump-and-hillary-clintons-latest-presidential-poll-results 



http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/republican-senate-candidates-outpolling-donald-trump_us_5800b82ae4b0162c043b52f0 



http://www.salon.com/2016/10/12/donald-trump-fans-cant-delude-themselves-anymore-usclos-angeles-times-poll-finally-swings-toward-hillary-clinton/ 



http://www.courthousenews.com/2016/09/28/presidential-debate-was-most-watched-in-history.htm



http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/trailguide/la-na-campaign-2016-updates-morning-clinton-takes-double-digit-lead-over-1476116332-htmlstory.html



http://www.cbsnews.com/news/donald-trump-lashes-out-on-twitter-at-gop-for-abandoning-him/



http://www.laweekly.com/news/hey-whats-up-with-that-la-times-poll-showing-donald-trump-winning-7470190



http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/news/2016/10/07/32-days-how-the-trump-clinton-horse-race-looks.html



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-clinton-trump-polls-20161005-snap-story.html



http://news.usc.edu/108987/the-wide-divide-between-trump-clinton-voters-on-immigration/



https://timesofsandiego.com/politics/2016/10/03/usc-poll-trump-supporters/



https://www.peoplespunditdaily.com/news/elections/2016/10/02/defense-la-times-poll/



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-immigration-poll-20161001-snap-story.html



http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/trailguide/la-na-live-updates-trailguide-09282016-htmlstory.html



http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/trailguide/la-na-live-updates-trailguide-first-lady-insincere-sentence-1475083125-htmlstory.html



http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/trailguide/la-na-trailguide-updates-trump-falls-behind-in-the-usc-la-times-1476283455-htmlstory.html



http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/donald-trump-bouncing-back-polls-second-survey-shows-gop-nominee-leading-clinton-1586472



http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/trailguide/la-na-trailguide-updates-donald-trump-s-lead-widens-in-daily-1473947034-htmlstory.html



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-pol-ca-essential-politics-20160908-snap-story.html 



http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2016/09/08/capital-journal-thursday/



http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/trailguide/la-na-trailguide-updates-trump-gains-ground-against-clinton-1471817853-htmlstory.html 



http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3751929/Hillary-SIX-points-Ohio-s-tied-Trump-Iowa-s-AHEAD-national-poll-time-month.html



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-usc-daybreak-poll-methodology-20160714-snap-story.html 



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-usc-lat-tracking-poll-20160705-snap-story.html 



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-convention-bounce-20160725-snap-htmlstory.html 



http://www.newsmax.com/Politics/trump-clinton-poll-los-angeles-times/2016/07/27/id/740785/ 



http://heavy.com/news/2016/07/clinton-vs-trump-poll-leading-ahead-recent-new-2016-hillary-presidential-reuters-times-democratic-convention-dnc/ 



http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/trailguide/la-na-trailguide-updates-one-thing-polls-agree-on-voters-don-t-1468775413-htmlstory.html 



http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/trailguide/la-na-democratic-convention-2016-live-a-bump-for-trump-convention-generates-1469446642-htmlstory.html 



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-voters-tough-choices-20160718-snap-story.html 



http://www.latimes.com/la-pol-essential-politics-20160722-snap-story.html 



http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/trailguide/la-na-trailguide-updates-07172016-htmlstory.html 



http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-clinton-trump-tracking-poll-20160728-snap-htmlstory.html 



http://www.newswise.com/articles/clinton-gains-5-points-to-tie-trump-in-post-dnc-daybreak-poll