Pollster Bill McInturff speaks to those attending Public Opinions:Congressional Impact and the 2016 Elections: Federal Legislative and Political Forum at the Midyear Legislative Meetings and Expo in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, May 10, 2016.
Tuesday’s Midyear meetings start with a forum on the 2016 elections featuring two pollsters working on elections throughout the U.S.
Peter Hart an Bill McInturff keynoted the event, which explores the general mood of the country as we enter the run-up to the party nominating conventions.
Hart is with Hart Research Associates, a firm which has been involved in polling since 1971 and has done extensive work with Democratic candidates and issues. According to its website, the firm has conducted more than 8,000 public surveys and 7,500 focus groups.
McInturff is co-founder of Public Opinion Strategies, a firm founded in 1991. The firm has conducted more than 19,000 research projects, according to the website. His form works extensively with Republican issues and candidates.