Vox’s Trump Tax

Vox’s team originally set out to build a typical election forecast. However, once they examined the data from their model, they found a different story. They discovered the Trump Tax: the gap between where Donald Trump should be according to an estimate from the fundamentals model and where he actually is according to a polls-based model. You can read more about the evolution of the story on Vox.

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Screenshot of the final design, illustrations by Javier Zarracina

Screenshot of the final design, illustrations by Javier Zarracina