Clinton’s Lead Narrows to 3 Points in Pennsylvania
According to the latest general election poll by the Morning Call/Muhlenberg College, Hillary Clinton’s lead is only 3 points more than Donald Trump in Pennsylvania.
The Hill reports:
Clinton leads Trump, 44 percent to 41 percent, in the Morning Call/Muhlenberg College pollreleased late Saturday.
One week ago, Clinton had a 9-point advantage in that poll, 47 percent to 38 percent.
Clinton’s lead in a four-way matchup is now 2 points, 40 percent to 38 percent, pollsters found. Libertarian Party nominee Gary Johnson has fallen to 8 percent support, and the Green Party’s Jill Stein has 3 percent.
Trump saw a jump in support from his own party in the new poll, with 85 percent of likely Republican voters in Pennsylvania saying they’d pick him instead of Clinton. That’s up from 71 percent in the last poll.
The latest survey of 486 likely general election voters, conducted Sept. 19–23, has a margin of error of 5 percentage points.
Clinton leads Trump by nearly 6 points, 46 percent to 40.8 percent, according to the RealClearPolitics average of polling, in the Keystone State.
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