The MassINC Polling Group is a full-service opinion research and consulting company working with public, private, and social sector clients across the country.
What We Do
We offer a full range of quantitative and qualitative public opinion research services.
We write and offer impartial commentary about polling and politics for a variety of media outlets.
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Steve Koczela (@) is the President of The MassINC Polling Group, where he has grown the organization from its infancy to a nationally known and respected polling provider. During the 2016 election cycle, MPG conducted election polling for WBUR, the continuation of a six-year partnership. Koczela again led the endeavor, producing polls which came within one point of the margin in both the Massachusetts and New Hampshire presidential elections. Koczela frequently appears in local, state, and national media outlets discussing polling, politics, and policy. His writing and analysis appears at WBUR, NHPR, CommonWealth Magazine, and elsewhere.
Richard Parr (@) is Research Director with The MassINC Polling Group and runs MPG’s office in Western Massachusetts. Rich contributes a deep familiarity with Massachusetts policies, politics and media, as well as a background in public policy and media.
As Media Director, Llyr Johansen leads the development and execution of content production, media strategy and messaging for MPG. An expert in digital storytelling, he brings nearly a decade of experience, having worked as a production professional on some of Hollywood’s biggest films, commercials and PSAs.
Articles from MPG
Massachusetts Congresswoman Niki Tsongas announced yesterday she will not run again for the seat she has held since 2007. Past election results show her seat in the Third Congressional District may be less safe for Democrats than it first appears….
Let’s just say it. There is no popular replacement for the Affordable Care Act. Republicans in Congress have railed against Obamacare since its passage in 2010, and held frequent votes to repeal it in the intervening years. But after 6…
Party leaders, consultants look for ways to win on new landscape. The ranks of political independents continue to swell in Massachusetts, while the number of Democrats and Republicans remains roughly steady. Younger voters are choosing to remain “unenrolled” when they…