Someone needs to take a stats class

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Categories: politics

“[I]n the end this is not a scientific survey. It’s a random survey.”—Rep. Daniel Webster (R-Florida), explaining his opposition to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

Rep. Webster should hope that his campaign advisors have a better understanding of sound polling methodology than he does.

(Via Matthew Yglesias.)