Gallup en Sandy Inturrupts Political Polling, Too <p>Candidate campaigning wasn’t the only political activity thrown for a loop by Hurricane Sandy, pollsters also had to take a break in New Hampshire and elsewhere.</p><p>Speaking on NHPR’s the Exchange, Editor-in-Chief of <a href="">Gallup </a>Frank Newport said they put their national tracking poll on hold because too many people on the East Coast wouldn’t be picking up their phones.</p><blockquote><p><em>Newport: we want to be very careful because it’s better to have no poll at all I think than to have a poll that has the potential to be misleading.</em></p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 15:35:24 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 15894 at Sandy Inturrupts Political Polling, Too