This is hardly unsurprising is it? If you follow what is actually being said, you start to get a feel that it is all just manipulated by those who have power… Now we have some evidence of this.
By Barry Tucker 31 August, 2013
Evidence has emerged that at least some opinion polls are rigged. In one case, a journalist is alleged to have skewed his story to suit the agenda of his boss.
Earlier this week mining millionaire Clive Palmer said he gave large amounts of money to polling companies when he was a director of Queensland’s Liberal National Party (LNP*).
The Murdoch owned The Australian’s online edition quoted Mr Palmer as saying: “When I was a former party director there were polling companies that I used to give large donations to and they’d write the results for them [polls],” he said. This quote is not accurate. A transcript shows Mr Palmer was interrupted and The Australian’s journalist completed his remark for him.
The paper was reporting on Mr Palmer’s appearance on ABC TV’s Lateline on Tuesday night…
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