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PODCAST: Marquette poll director Charles Franklin on Biden vs. Trump in Wisconsin

PODCAST: Marquette poll director Charles Franklin on Biden vs. Trump in Wisconsin

The director of the gold standard poll in this tipping point state is going to be podcasting with The Recombobulation Area after every new poll in 2024.

The Recombobulation Area is a ten-time Milwaukee Press Club award-winning weekly opinion column and online publication written, edited and published by longtime Milwaukee journalist Dan Shafer. Learn more about it here.

Marquette University Law School Poll director Charles Franklin speaks with the media after the new poll results were presented this week in Milwaukee.

The Marquette University Law School Poll is the gold standard of measuring public opinion in Wisconsin, so here at The Recombobulation Area, we take a close look at each new poll. See all of our previous breakdowns here.

NEW THIS YEAR: After each new poll in 2024, we’re going to be sitting down with Charles Franklin, executive director of the (top ranked!) Marquette University Law School Poll, to discuss the results.

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For this podcast, Franklin and I sat down to discuss the results from the new poll (available in full here!), the presidential race between Joe Biden and Donald Trump in this incredibly important battleground state, state-level polling on the governor, legislature and state Supreme Court, and much more.

Be sure to also check out our in-depth breakdown of the new poll here.

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Dan Shafer is a journalist from Milwaukee who writes and publishes The Recombobulation Area. He’s also written for The New York Times, The Daily Beast, Heartland Signal, Belt Magazine, WisPolitics, and Milwaukee Record. He previously worked at Seattle Magazine, Seattle Business Magazine, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine, and BizTimes Milwaukee. He’s won 17 Milwaukee Press Club Excellence in Journalism Awards. He’s on Twitter at @DanRShafer.

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