Thursday, February 04, 2016
Nate Silver On What Happened To Trump In Iowa
I think the image above (by the inimitable DonkeyHotey) sums up Iowa pretty well. Clinton and Sanders ride out having split the Iowa vote, while Cruz emerges as the GOP's clear winner -- and the hair (Trump) trails behind. What happened? How did Trump lose in Iowa after leading in the polls?
One of the country's leading poll analysts, Nate Silver, has written a thoughtful and interesting post on this at his own blog (fivethirtyeight.com). Here is some of what he had to say: