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Behind the Numbers: November 9, 2008 - November 15, 2008

Voters' Vantage Point: The Economy

This year's exit polls offer a few broad looks at voters' issue priorities and positions. Here's a quick rundown of where they stand on the economy. A look at other issues will follow in the days to come. The economy's rise as the election's top issue helped propel Barack Obama's...

By Jennifer Agiesta  |  November 14, 2008; 7:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Ideological Shift or Just Complicated?

The 2008 electorate was unquestionably a more Democratic group than had shown up at the polls in years, but does that change mean the nation's political views have shifted leftward? Network exit polls suggest little movement, at least in voters' adherence to ideological labels. Voters' stated ideology changed little since...

By Jennifer Agiesta  |  November 13, 2008; 7:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
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