Random blog posts about research in political communication, how people learn or don't learn from the media, why it all matters -- plus other stuff that interests me. It's my blog, after all. I can do what I want.
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Who Are the Tea Party People?
A CNN poll just out attempts to describe who are the Tea Party people. Read the story here. The lede is fairly straightforward:
Activists in the Tea Party movement tend to be male, rural, upscale, and overwhelmingly conservative, according to a new national poll.
No real time to dig into the methodological guts, at least not now.