2020 Polling Accuracy | Veteran Skydives At 96
Where pollsters got it right and wrong this election year, and father and son who served share in the World War I Museum's Veteran's Day remembrance.
Segment 1 beginning at 4:23: What made 2020 a tough election year for pollsters.
Seems it gets tougher every year to find voters willing to divulge where they stand on issues and candidates. This year's record-breaking voter turnout along with greater reluctance among Trump supporters to participate in polling made it all the more challenging.
- Neil Newhouse, co-founder of Public Opinion Strategies
Segment 2 beginning at 36:40: The National World Ware I Memorial and Museum is hosting a special event for Veteran's Day
Peter Bielskis shares his experiences from World War II when he served as an Air Corps Staff Sergeant in England. The 96-year old will be parachuting out of an airplane to commemorate the day — joined by his son, Dennis Bielskis who is a Vietnam War veteran. They explained what's behind their decision to do these special skydiving events.
- Dr. Matthew C. Naylor, President and CEO of the WWI Memorial and Museum
- Peter Bielskis, Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army Air Corps, World WarII
- Dennis Bielskis, Sergeant, US Army, Vietnam
The National World War I Museum and Memorial's Legacy Jump will take place at 7:30 a.m. on November 11, 2020 at 2 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64108. A full listing of events running from November 7-15 is available at TheWorldWar.org.