Post Election Breakdown with Mark and Mark
The dynamic polling duo “Mark and Mark.” Mark Baldassare of the Public Policy Institute of California and Mark DiCamillo of The Field Poll broke down the November election results for the Sacramento Press Club. Among the questions they addressed: What happened to the Democrats vaunted turnout effort? Why were Republicans able to emerge from their superminority status in the state Legislature? Which voting blocs made the difference in the statewide races and legislative seats and what were voters thinking on the slate of ballot initiatives?