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General Category => Politics => Topic started by: Rapunzel on November 19, 2013, 11:14:00 PM

Title: Government Shutdown Did Not Hurt Cuccinelli
Post by: Rapunzel on November 19, 2013, 11:14:00 PM
Title: Re: Government Shutdown Did Not Hurt Cuccinelli
Post by: Carling on November 19, 2013, 11:17:32 PM
MOE means it certainly could have cost him the election.   :thud:

What a bizarre article.  There is a potential 8-point swing statistically, based on that poll, on how the government shutdown impacted the VA governor race.
Title: Re: Government Shutdown Did Not Hurt Cuccinelli
Post by: sinkspur on November 19, 2013, 11:24:05 PM
Given the large number of government employees who live in Virginia, it is impossible, with a straight face, to assert that the government shutdown did not affect Cucinelli's totals.

Impossible.