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Trump closing in on Clinton among Gen-Y voters [POLL]

Donald Trump’s problems with millennials may be coming to an end. The Republican nominee is now nearly within single digits of Hillary Clinton among young voters. According to a Pew Research poll released on Thursday, Trump captures 27 percent of millennial voters, just 11 points behind Clinton. Libertarian Gary Johnson captures 19 percent and Jill Stein […]

Poll: Nearly 1-in-4 voters say they’re open to voting for Jill Stein

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There’s a female candidate gaining momentum, but it’s not Hillary Clinton. Green Party candidate Jill Stein has risen in some state and national surveys and according to a new poll. According to Economist/YouGov pollster Will Jordan, Stein has seen a surge of voters who both know who she is and are open to voting for […]

Poll: Harambe the gorilla outpolls #NeverTrump candidate

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Many high-profile Republicans have been clamoring for another right-wing option that is more neo-conservative than Donald Trump, but voters don’t seem to care as much as the consultant and pundit class. Ex-CIA operative Evan McMullin announced his presidential bid on August 8. He’s running as an independent candidate, and would be a conservative alternative for GOP voters. However, Public […]

Rock the Vote poll: Millennial support for Trump reaches new low

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Talk surrounding the latest USA Today/Rock the Vote poll is centered on Donald Trump’s historic loss with young voters, but these results don’t mean Hillary Clinton has secured the youth support she needs. After enjoying a post-convention boost, the poll has her at 50 percent compared to Trump’s 18 percent. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson has 11 percent, […]

Poll: Trump outperforms Romney and McCain with Hispanics

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Donald Trump was leading most polls just two short weeks ago, but a feud with the Khan family, the Democratic National Convention, and several gaffes have eroded his lead. Still, the billionaire is doing better with Latino voters than most would expect. According to the YouGov/Economist weekly tracking poll, Trump is down by 6 points […]

Millennials: Political parties don’t represent us

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Third-party candidates are sure to rejoice at the news of the latest GenForward youth survey which dealt a major blow to Democrats and Republicans. Only 28 percent of all voters, ages 18-30 believe that the two main political parties do an “adequate job of representing the American people.” Seventy-one percent say a third party is […]

Poll: Majority of millennials think Hillary broke the law

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Hillary Clinton is just not popular with millennials, and part of it stems from the fact that young Americans think she broke the law and got away with it. A GenForward poll was released on Friday showed that a majority of millennials of all races believe that Clinton either intentionally or unintentionally broke the law […]

Post-DNC: Jill Stein sees huge bounce from former Sanders supporters

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Hillary Clinton wasn’t the only candidate who saw a bump after the Democratic National Convention. The Green Party nominee Jill Stein saw her numbers rise as many #BernieOrBust supporters are now tweeting Stein support nearly increased from 3 to 5 percent in the CNN/ORC poll and up one point in the Economist/YouGov poll. The CNN […]

Gallup poll: Hillary drops to lowest level of millennial approval

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Hillary Clinton may be leading her competitors with the millennial demographic, but the results of a recent Gallup poll show she doesn’t have much to celebrate. The poll addresses “Hillary Clinton’s Continuing Youth Problem,” showing that the problem is not only continuing, it’s reached its worst point. Only 31 percent of millennials have a favorable opinion of Hillary. The […]

Americans support free college (but don’t support paying for it)

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A new Bankrate Money Pulse survey finds that a majority of Americans support making college tuition free, but the survey also suggests that they don’t know how it will work. Sixty-two percent of all Americans are in favor, which includes 77 percent of millennials. Morley Winograd, president and CEO of the Campaign for Free College Tuition, said that because millennials […]

Poll: If young voters stay home, Hillary loses

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Pundits from all sides of the aisle have been saying that the youth vote could mean defeat for Hillary Clinton, an idea furthered by a recent MobOpinions/VoterLabs poll. Surveying those born between 1981 and 1998, the in-app poll found that Hillary leads Donald Trump 34 percent to 25 percent. Her lead grows to 38 percent […]

Poll: Voldemort more popular than Hillary among #BernieOrBust millennials

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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are lucky that Lord Voldemort can’t run a third party presidential campaign because #BernieorBust millennials would prefer the Harry Potter villain to the Republican and Democratic nominees. A new poll released by Global Strategy Group on Wednesday showed that millennials in swing states who still supported Bernie Sanders — even after […]

Flop: Sanders delegates less likely to back Clinton after Bernie’s speech

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Bernie Sanders’ speech at the Democratic National Convention was supposed to ensure that his supporters would rally around Hillary Clinton for the general election, but it seems that the opposite has happened. At a press conference on Wednesday, Bernie’s delegate network announced that they surveyed 311 delegates who support the Vermont senator and found that […]

New poll: Millennials support pro-life reforms, reject DNC platform position

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One month after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a series of Texas abortion safety laws known as HB2, a Knights of Columbus/Marist poll was released affirming that Americans support abortion regulations. This is especially true of millennials. According to the poll, 39 percent of millennials identify as pro-life, while 54 percent identify as pro-choice. […]

Poll: Gary Johnson just 3% behind Trump in Utah — is this the one state he needs?

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Gary Johnson continues to hold a surprisingly strong position as a third party candidate in the 2016 presidential race, trailing close behind Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in Utah. “Despite being one of the darkest red states in the country, Utah is also one of the most anti-Trump,” The Salt Lake Tribune’s Robert Gehrke and Matt […]

Nate Silver: If election was held today, Trump would win

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Between the Republican National Convention and the Democratic National Committee’s e-mail leak, Donald Trump has experienced some wind in his sails and a bump in the polls. For the first time in this election, polling guru Nate Silver predicts that Trump would win the election if it were held today. According to Silver’s website 538.com, […]

CNN Poll: Viewers loved Trump’s RNC speech, majority more likely to vote for him

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The media characterized Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at the Republican National Committee as “dark” and “dystopian,” but the American people watching the speech had an overwhelmingly positive opinion according to a poll. According to a CNN/ORC poll released right after the end of the convention, 73 percent of viewers had a positive opinion of Donald Trump’s […]

“Make America Work Again”: Harvard poll shows millennials care most about the economy

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Following their summer poll, Harvard IOP on Monday released their “Millennial Agenda For Next President” that detailed what issues matter most to young voters. No matter who they’re supporting, even if they’re undecided, the top issue for millennials, by a long shot, is the economy. Their top concerns included: For likely Hillary Clinton voters: Improving […]

New poll: Sanders endorsement flops with millennials

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Hillary Clinton hoped that Bernie Sanders’s endorsement would lead to millions of young people supporting her campaign, but that hasn’t worked out. Monmouth University produced a poll on Monday showing the overwhelming majority of millennials were unaffected by Sanders’s endorsement. According to the poll, 63 percent of likely voters ages 18-34 said that the support from […]

Poll: Trump surges with Hispanics in 11 swing states

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Despite the ‘expert’ opinion that Donald Trump’s hardline stance against illegal immigration would alienate Latino voters, a new poll released on Sunday showed he will do the same or better as past Republican candidates. According to a CBS/YouGov poll that examined 11 swing states (Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Michigan, North Carolina, New Hampshire, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, […]