Dear Correspondents:

Before e-mailing the pollster to complain that the pollster is “cooking the books” for candidate so-and-so because the poll includes 15 points more members of Party A than members of Party B, please check the official party registration statistics for the state in question, because it’s probably going to show, if the state in question registers voters by party, that the state has about 15 points more members of party A than members of Party B.

tl; dr: Bite me, whiner.

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