A series of miscalculations on voter turnout caused the Romney campaign to misread the polls in the final weeks of the campaign. When election results started coming in on Tuesday night, the numbers came as a shock.
120,000 GOP voters showed up for the Iowa caucuses in 2008–a record number. But University of Iowa political science professor Timothy Hagle told ABC News that he predicts more will stay home this year. Hagle said turnout this year will likely be lower, around 100,000 people, or about one-third of one percent of the registered […]