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Poll showing Cruz and O'Rourke in dead heat is "skewed"

The Quinnipiac University poll, which has Democrat Beto O'Rourke within striking distance of Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, sampled "groups that tend to favor O’Rourke over Cruz," said political science fellow Mark P. Jones. Dallas Morning News: http://bit.ly/2Hgxkl2.