Entries by Adam Probolsky

Orange County Survey on Homelessness

On Friday, July 14, 2017 Probolsky Research president Adam Probolsky presented the results to an Orange County, CA countywide poll on homelessness at a California Women’s Leadership Association forum. Some surprising data were revealed, not the least of which was that homelessness and poverty are the top issues of concern among Orange County voters. The […]

Ballot User Experience Matters

http://www.rollcall.com/news/gonzales/polling-interactive-voice-response Pollsters need to take care that they replicate the ballot experience of voters as closely as possible. This means very different things in all 50 states and in many of the different counties, cities and townships across the country.  Being careless with ballot experience can cause the results of a horse-race question to be […]

Advisory to California Water Agencies Regarding White House Executive Order on Water Regulations

Advisory to California Water Agencies Regarding White House Executive Order on Water Regulations Tuesday, February 28, 2017 In light of the White House Executive Order on the Environmental Protection Agency review of Obama-era water regulations, we are recommending that California water agencies make a declarative statement about adhering to and maintaining stringent water quality standards. This […]

It’s the News Media’s Job to Fact-Check Politicians, Report When They Lie

The new Probolsky Research national poll shows that the American People believe it is the responsibility of the news media to fact-check politicians and report when they lie. Thirteen percent disagree. Link to infographic: http://www.probolskyresearch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Fact-check.jpg Methodology: Probolsky Research surveyed a nationally representative sample of 1,000 adults living in the United States. Telephone interviews were conducted by […]