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Our panel of experts with opinions and commentary on polling in Oklahoma, plus odds and ends worth mentioning.

Oklahoman: Political Polling and the Perception of Bias

Ben Felder sits down with SoonerPoll's Bill Shapard to talk about political polling and the perception of bias. CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE INTERVIEW

Norman Transcript: What’s in a poll? Probably more than voters think

By Adam Troxtell, Norman Transcript Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is aiming his fire at poll numbers. While his claims are inaccurate, his complaint that polls...

Analysis: Teachers in Oklahoma are more likely to be registered Republican than voters at...

It may be surprising to some, but teachers, or all of those with a teaching certificate in the state, are 3 points more likely...
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Newson6: Tulsa Mayoral Candidate Crashes Debate After He Wasn’t Invited

BY: MARTY KASPER, NEWS ON 6 TULSA, Oklahoma - A candidate running for mayor of Tulsa stormed a stage interrupting an event, even though he wasn't...

Dispelling a few myths about Oklahoma’s presidential primary

As crazy as this year's presidential primary was on March 1st, a few myths have developed surrounding the unexpected results of the Democratic primary...
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It was a crazy Super Tuesday in Oklahoma…

And, as we all know, the pre-election polls didn't fair very well.  Not just ours, but all of them except for one, which may...

SoonerPoll becomes charter member of AAPOR’s Transparency Initiative

The American Association of Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) announced today that SoonerPoll has been named a charter member of the Transparency Initiative (TI), a project...

SoonerPoll’s statement on the recent FCC ruling regarding automatic dialing systems

Last week, the Federal Communications Committee adopted a set of new rules designed to better shield Americans from calls to their cell phones generated...
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Ben Carson wins 2015 Southern Republican Leadership Conference Straw Poll

In what many have called the first major straw poll among Republicans of the 2016 presidential election, noted author and neurosurgeon Ben Carson won...

SoonerPoll selected to conduct first major 2016 presidential straw poll at SRLC in May

SoonerPoll.com, Oklahoma's only independent, non-partisan pollster, has been selected by the Southern Republican Leadership Conference (SRLC) to conduct the first major presidential poll of the...