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The most accurate poll of 2012 has Trump winning

Hillary Clinton continues to dominate Donald Trump in nearly all the national polls at this moment in the election. Except for one. And it just so happens to be the most accurate poll of the 2012 election. The Investor’s Business Daily/TechnoMetrica Market Intelligence (IBD/TIPP) poll released on Wednesday shows Trump is leading Clinton by one […]

No, ‘Rock the Vote’: Trump isn’t losing millennials by 50%

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As this election winds down to the last few weeks, politicos and television personalities have become obsessed with polls. Some have been conducted accurately, some inaccurately — but none have been worse and more far off than the USA Today/Rock the Vote survey of millennial voters. Polls don’t exist in isolation; most serious political analysts […]

#GiantMeteor2016: Millions of millennials would choose death over voting for Clinton or Trump


Nearly a quarter of Americans ages 18 to 35 would rather see a giant meteor strike the Earth than see either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump in the White House, according to the new UMass Lowell/Odyssey millennial poll released today. Yes, you read that right. The poll asked millennials to choose their preference between Clinton, Trump, […]

Giving up: Neither campaign is trying to win millennials, poll shows

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Interest in the upcoming election is high among young voters, who make up the largest potential voting block in 2016, however only 30 percent of millennials have been contacted by a campaign or political party this year. New research from the non-partisan Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE) at Tufts […]

Poll: More millennials support weed than plan on ‘definitely voting’


Millennials care more about legalizing marijuana than they care about the election. In a new Pew Research Center poll, 71 percent of millennials aged 18-35 support the legalization of marijuana, which more than doubled from 34 percent in 2006 in the same age group. Compare that number to the 47 percent of millennials who say […]

Pew: Most millennials support stay-at-home moms (and dads)

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The majority of millennials believe that children are better off if one parent stays at home while the other parent works, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey. Among survey participants between the ages of 18-29, 54 percent say one parent saying at home to tend to the family is better for their children. […]

YouGov claims Clinton won debate. Their data says otherwise.

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YouGov issued a snapshot result of the second presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, and declared that a plurality of undecided voters thought that the Democratic nominee won the night. According to their poll released on late Sunday night, Clinton had a slim victory over Trump among undecided voters 44 to 41 percent. […]

Hillary’s lead with millennials shrinks by 66% since August

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A new poll released on Monday showed that Hillary Clinton hasn’t stopped the bleeding from her support since early in September. Bloomberg Politics reported that Donald Trump now leads Clinton by two points nationally, with Gary Johnson and Jill Stein falling further behind in the polls. The Republican nominee had 43 percent, the Democrat had 41 […]

Shock poll: Trump beating Clinton with millennials in Illinois

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Hillary Clinton’s inability to attract millennials is causing her to lose ground in swing states — and even safe Democratic states like Illinois. A Loras College Public Opinion Survey released on Monday showed Donald Trump beat Clinton among millennials in Obama’s home state. While the former first lady led the billionaire by 14 percent overall, she lost […]

Poll: Conspiracy theories more believable than Hillary Clinton

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Millennials are more prone to believe in conspiracy theories than older Americans. Blame it on young people’s need to challenge the establishment, or just being on the internet too much. In fact, Gen Y trusts conspiracy theories more than they trust Hillary Clinton. Only 30 percent of millennials find the Democratic nominee to be honest […]

Replace Hillary? 77% of millennial Democrats want to bring Bernie back

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First love is a hard thing to shake. Even after your heart has been broken, you always keep a special feeling inside for your first flame. That’s how millennials feel about Bernie Sanders. They are still unwilling to move on to Hillary Clinton, although Sanders has endorsed her and basically pleaded with young voters to support her over Jill Stein or Gary Johnson. A […]

Google poll: Trump winning millennial men

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Donald Trump has made a miraculous recovery in the polls, rebounding seven percentage points in a single month. The Republican nominee is even winning over some segments of Hillary Clinton’s base. A Google Consumer Survey released on Wednesday found that the race is currently tied between Trump and Clinton, with the former first lady winning by […]

Clinton loses 43% of millennial support to third-party candidates

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Hillary Clinton’s support among millennials is lukewarm and millions are ready to abandon the Democratic nominee for a third-party candidate in November. A nationwide Quinnipiac poll released on Wednesday found that Clinton’s support among young voters is a strong 55 percent in a head-to-head matchup against Donald Trump, just five points lower than Obama’s number in […]

Hillary Clinton’s non-white support dropping fast in 3 biggest swing states

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National and swing state polls have tightened over the last few weeks as Hillary Clinton’s email scandal continues to plague her, and Donald Trump has remained on message and on the attack. Clinton has been dealing with a serious problem maintaining her lead with the Obama coalition of non-white voters. Recent polling in both swing states and […]

Data: Gary Johnson pulling more votes away from Hillary than Trump

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Republicans usually despise the Libertarian Party and Constitution Party candidates because they pull votes away from the GOP — Democrats usually feel the same way about the Green Party. This year could change all of that because Gary Johnson is taking more would-be Hillary Clinton votes than possible Donald Trump supporters. According to a George Washington University/Battleground poll released […]

Poll: Trump makes massive gains among independents, millennials, & minorities

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Donald Trump has had an excellent couple of weeks. While Hillary Clinton’s e-mail scandal and rumors about bad health continue to plague her campaign, the Republican nominee has been gaffe-free and on message for weeks, and polls are starting to show that his discipline is paying off. A poll from Franklin Pierce University/Boston Herald, released on […]

IBD poll: One-in-three young voters support Gary Johnson


Gary Johnson is no longer a third-party candidate, not to millennials anyway. A new poll by Investors Business Daily showed the Libertarian Party nominee nearly tied with Hillary Clinton among young voters. The IBD/TIPP poll released on Friday showed Johnson with 12 percent of the national vote, just three points shy of making a national debate. […]

Trump gets a big bump in the polls — thanks to millennials

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Donald Trump has greatly improved in polls over the last month. According to the Real Clear Politics polling average, the billionaire has seen his deficit with Clinton shrink in half over the last month — and he has millennials to thank for it. In two polls released late Wednesday afternoon, Trump surged within two points […]

Poll: Millennials most likely to dislike both Clinton and Trump

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A Monmouth University poll released on Monday confirmed the historically low favorability ratings of both major presidential candidates this year, and found that millennials were the most likely to dislike both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Looking at data that goes back to 1984, the number of voters who don’t have a favorable opinion of […]

Poll: Given third option, 25% of young Hillary voters abandon her

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Millennials like choice: We have dozens of food delivery, dating, and exercise apps. Why should we be stuck with only two presidential candidates? That’s the way many millennials feel, especially those who would vote for Hillary Clinton if you put a gun to their head. However, 25 percent of Gen Y voters would abandon the Democratic […]