Push Polling

There have been a couple of rounds of stories about “push-polling,” this election, with the Ferrer campaign alleging that what sounded to me like fairly standard attempts to test different messages were in fact a devious attempt to smear Freddy.

Anyway, if you’re looking for something that it seems fair to call push-polling, check out this Upstate Mayor’s race:

“…the caller said Ryan had been judicially reprimanded for outbursts in court, had a propensity to release sex offenders and had assaulted an elderly black woman.”

Now that’s push-polling. Push Polling