The Corner

Take New Bloomberg Poll With a Shaker of Salt

A new Bloomberg poll shows the president with a 53 percent approval rating and a 13-point lead over Romney. It also shows Democrats ahead in the generic congressional vote even though few analysts think they have a real shot at winning the House.

The numbers seem out of line with other recent surveys, not to mention the economic fundamentals. Unless different pollsters start to show such results, we ought to view the Bloomberg data with skepticism.

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