Core News Articles

New Poll Finds Voters Cautiously Optimistic About City’s Future, Though Half are Presently Undecided in the Upcoming Race for Mayor

Submitted by coreanaladmin on Wed, 03/31/2021 - 10:23

NEW YORK, NEW YORK — (March 24, 2021) — Pulse of the Primary: 2021 NYC Mayor’s Race, presented by Fontas Advisors and Core Decision Analytics (CODA), released its second set of poll results on March 24th. The second in a series of three quantitative voter surveys, this latest iteration of the Fontas/CODA poll drilled down further into the issues and attitudes of likely voters in the June 22nd Democratic primary and reassessed awareness of the leading candidates, including the current state of the races.

Despite obituaries being drafted “polling” is not dead.

Submitted by coreanaladmin on Tue, 11/10/2020 - 13:24

Many national pollsters and research organizations are bound to be thrown under the Biden Bus or hit by the Trump Train – and some for good reasons. There’s still much we don’t know, so it’s too soon for a deep dive on better and worse methodologies, though worth mentioning, predictions made in California seem to have fared better, thanks in particular to the availability of high-quality voter file data. It’s reasonable to assume that some repeated mistakes made previously – while others may have overcorrected and inadvertently created new errors when overcompensating.

Core Decision Analytics Releases “The YIMBY Index” Report

Submitted by coreanaladmin on Thu, 09/24/2020 - 07:43

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., (Sept. 14, 2020) — A new comprehensive examination of Bay Area voters shows that the growing housing crisis is leading voters to favor measures encouraging local development.  Released today by FSB Public Affairs, this detailed quantitative study conducted by Core Decision Analytics (CODA) consisting of n=800 Bay Area Voters (“the YIMBY INDEX”) uncovered strong support for “Yes In My Backyard” measures, though classic “NIMBY-ism” sentiment persists and concerns about local control may impede more housing units from being built.

Core Strategic Group Introduces Core Decision Analytics

Submitted by coreanaladmin on Thu, 09/24/2020 - 07:22


Dear Friends, Colleagues and Clients:

It has been a year of growth for the Core Strategic Group, and we are excited to announce more big news. Adam Rosenblatt, former Vice President and Senior Strategist at Penn Schoen Berland (PSB), has joined our team as President of our new, dedicated opinion research and data analytics firm, Core Decision Analytics (CODA).