– Frequently Asked Questions

What is the relationship between this site and Ballotpedia?

Ballotpedia, the Encyclopedia of American Politics, and are separate and independent organizations. Scott Rasmussen is an Editor-at-Large for Ballotpedia and writes a “Number of the Day” feature for the encyclopedia. provides frequent links to Ballotpedia’s rich content as a service to its readers.

What is the relationship between this site and

There is no relationship of any kind with Rasmussen Reports. Scott Rasmussen founded Rasmussen Reports and led the company for many years. However, he and the majority investors had different visions for the company’s future. So, in January 2013, Scott Rasmussen informed the Board that he would not renew his contract. He left Rasmussen Reports in July 2013 and has not had further interaction.