Mark Blumenthal | October 15, 2008
CBS News/New York Times
10/10-13/08; 972 Registered voters, MOE +/-3%; 699 "effective likely voters,*"
Mode: Live Telephone Interviews
(CBS election story, election results, economy story, economy results; NY Times story, results, methodology)
Obama 53, McCain 39
(10/5: Obama 48, McCain 45)
*From the CBS Release: "*Every registered voter is included in the likely voter model, and is assigned a probability of voting, which is used to calculate the likely voter results. The sum of these probabilities is the effective number of likely voters."