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Politics Biden leads Trump by 12 points nationally, president trails on pandemic trust, in new poll

17:40  11 october  2020
17:40  11 october  2020 Source:   usatoday.com

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Democrat Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump by 12 percentage points nationally among The poll showed likely voters being primarily motivated by the coronavirus pandemic , which has killed more than 186,000 Americans and put millions out of work, and restoring trust in government.

Former Vice President Joe Biden holds a 12-percentage point advantage over President Donald Trump, according to a recent ABC News/Washington Post poll.

The poll, conducted Oct. 6-9, has Biden up 53%-41% against Trump among registered voters and 54%-42% among likely voters.

Biden's lead appears largely due to voter's negative opinion of Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic. Fifty-eight percent disapproved of how Trump has handled the virus, while 73% said they were concerned about themselves or an immediate family member contracting the virus, the highest number since the outbreak began.

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Former Vice President Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump by a significant 12 - point margin nationally , according to a CNN Poll of Polls released Monday.

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The findings are among a string of recent polls showing Biden with a strong lead ahead of the November election. The Real Clear Politics polling average shows Biden with a 9.8 point lead ahead of Trump while FiveThirtyEight gives Biden an average 10.3 advantage.

The poll found Biden with a 69%-25% lead with moderate voters, potentially the strongest polling a Democratic candidate has held among independents since 1988 exit polls.

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Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden leads President Trump by 12 points in a new national poll .

Notably, that success with independents was not enough to give then-Democratic nominee Michael Dukakis a victory. The polling is also not definitive; Hillary Clinton held a 12-point lead over Trump nationally on Oct. 22, 2016, even closer to the election.

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Trump maintains a 54% positive approval rating on his handling of the economy. He is in a statistical tie with Biden on whom voters trust to handle the economy, at 48%-47%.

Trump maintains a sizable enthusiasm advantage, with 75% of Trump supporters saying they are very enthusiastic about him, compared to 60% of Biden supporters who shared that level of support.

Overall, 44% of Americans approve of Trump's job as president while 54% disapprove. Trump's average approval rating in office, 40%, has remained consistent throughout his presidency.

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Joe Biden leads Donald Trump by 14 percentage points nationally with about a month to go until Election Day, the new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll found. The survey was taken after the first 2020 presidential debate on Tuesday but before Trump announced his Covid-19 diagnosis early

The advantage for Joe Biden comes as Americans increasingly trust the former vice president over Trump Former Vice President Joe Biden has managed to obtain a commanding national lead over President Donald Among likely voters, Biden ’s lead falls to 10 points —54 percent to 44 percent.

Fifty-six percent also said that Trump did not pay his fair share of taxes, following a New York Times report that showed the president paid only $750 in taxes in 2017, his first year in office, and nothing in the 11 out of 18 years for which the Times obtained his tax returns.

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The poll also found anxieties over the election process and a peaceful transfer of power. Just 40% of voters said they would vote on election day, a record low. Fifty-eight percent said they'll vote early while there has been a slight uptick in the number saying they'll vote in person, 21%, compared to 23% saying they'll vote by mail.

Seventy-nine percent of registered voters say they’re prepared to accept the outcome of the election, a commitment Trump has refused to make. Eighteen percent said they were not prepared to accept the outcome, including 16% of Biden supporters and 22% of Trump supporters.

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Biden leads Trump by 12 points nationally, president trails on pandemic trust, in new poll

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