Pundits in traditional media are breathlessly declaring the results of a New York Times-CBS-Quinnipiac poll showing President Barack Obama leading presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney in several swing states. Florida, my home state, is among them.
According to the poll, Obama’s ahead in Florida, 51-45 percent. As soon as I saw that, I wanted to know more about the actual makeup of the population answering the survey. What I found didn’t surprise me.