Fox News Exit Poll in NH gives Ron Paul Hope as he Appeals to Diverse GroupsSubmitted by bobbyw24 on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 08:29
Within minutes of declaring that former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney had won the GOP primary election in New Hampshire, the Fox News Channel released a detailed set of data from its on-the-ground exit polls.
The central message that emerged from those polls was that Texas Rep. Ron Paul held sway over significant demographic groups within New Hampshire.
Going beyond simple vote totals, exit polls can give campaign strategists — and the news media — a detailed picture of why certain groups voted the way they did.