On June 28, Steve Deace, a right-wing activist and media personality in Iowa, held a focus group of undecided conservative voters.
Sean Hannity teed off on NPR, and had pollster Frank Luntz ask a focus group whether Williams was fired unfairly.
If the findings of a focus group conducted this week are any indication, a steep one indeed.
Angela and Sofia, two Mexican-born house cleaners, were my focus group.
The CNN focus group found that the intense awkward interjections alienated swing voters and women in particular.
Whether or not their decisions would pass muster in a poll or focus group is precisely beside the point.
“I have more freedom to be like, ‘okay, stop it’,” one woman in a Houston focus group said.