Daunted, much?

Datanalisis’s April number is out. I only have the headline figures, but:    1,300 people surveyed.    Chavez 43%    Capriles 26% Yes, it’s an early poll. Yes, Chávez is still well south of 50%. Yes, most people aren’t tuned in yet. And yes, a lot can change in five months. But no, this is…

The Datanalisis Poll in Full

Slides! Slides! Piping hot Datanalisis slides! Get your slides right here! (link now fixed – oops!) FWIW, Datanalisis also has HCR beating the panoply of imaginable dauphins, though by smaller margins:

Where they stood in December (updated)

So here’s how Datanalisis had the race late last year, (Hat tip to the wonderfully leaky Ricardo Sucre.) Now, if you’re like me, the bit you’re fixating on is the sample size – by the time Datanalisis is done filtering out people who don’t know when the primaries are and aren’t sure whether they’ll vote…

Leading the outrage brigade

Here at Caracas Chronicles, we’ve had our differences with my old (young) professor Luis Vicente León, but on the burgeoning scandal that is the MUD’s looming decision to postpone primaries until 2012, he gets it right: he is positively outraged. The arguments are familiar to all of you: the people want primaries now, and it…