President Barack Obama http://wfpl.org en In Hindsight, Those Presidential Polls Looked Just Fine http://wfpl.org/post/hindsight-those-presidential-polls-looked-just-fine For as much criticism as pollsters endured in the run-up to Election Day, a look back shows many of them hit very close to the bull's-eye for the presidential race — but some did better than others.<p>Take the venerable Gallup. It had Mitt Romney at 49 percent and President Obama at 48 percent in a <a href="http://www.gallup.com/poll/158519/romney-obama-gallup-final-election-survey.aspx" target="_blank">poll published Monday</a>, a day before the voting. Fri, 09 Nov 2012 17:51:04 +0000 Scott Neuman 2428 at http://wfpl.org In Hindsight, Those Presidential Polls Looked Just Fine