The Second Reading Podcast: Addressing 2020 Presidential Polling Problems

In a post-election week Second Reading, Jim Henson and Josh Blank talk about what went wrong in 2020 presidential polling in the US and in Texas, some possible explanations, and what might be done moving forward.

About the Second Reading podcast. The podcast is produced by the Texas Politics Project, with production support from UT's Liberal Arts Development Studio. It was initially distributed as an instructional component for a course in Texas government and politics offered by the government department at UT Austin during summer semesters. These shows were generally hosted by Jim Henson, who designed the UT course, and usually featured Josh Blank, with intermittent in-studio guests. The podcast as graduated from instructional use and is now publicly available via major podcast channels. You can find past episodes and subscribe to the Second Reading podcast in Apple PodcastsSpotify,  and Stitcher.

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