Oversampling Helps Increase Poll Accuracy, Not Skew It
It's a way to better understand what potential voters think.By Eugene Daniels | October 25, 2016
"WikiLeaks also shows how John Podesta rigged the polls by oversampling Democrats — a voter suppression technique," Donald Trump said in Florida on Monday.
The problem with that statement is that oversampling is not actually a voter suppression technique. It's a tried and true technique in polling.