Evaluating Our Legislative Predictions

Now that election results are in, we take a look at the successes and failures of our predictions for the North Carolina state legislature.

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Legislative Election Forecast Methodology

Carolina Data Desk’s Shannon Paylor explains how she used publicly available data to create a predictive model for this year’s North Carolina state legislative elections.

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How a regional paper investigated the state lottery and smaller organizations can follow suit

The Charlotte Observer’s Gavin Off explains how they investigated suspiciously successful lottery players and how to replicate the project on a smaller scale.

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Dear N.C. News Media Organizations,

Here at Carolina Data Desk, we are committed to helping you, the news media organization, use data in the best way possible.

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