Why Conventions Matter

Friday, September 07, 2012

Transcript

For many reporters, covering conventions is a chore. Literally, a chore - something that an authority makes you do even though it's unpleasant and seems pointless. But conventions do matter -- to voters at least. Brooke talks with political scientist John Sides who says that the post-convention polls you'll be seeing next week are a pretty good indicator of who's going to win.  

Guests:

John Sides

Hosted by:

Brooke Gladstone

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