Only One Poll Shows Trump Leading. I Interviewed The Poll’s Director.
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Only One Poll Shows Trump Leading. I Interviewed The Poll’s Director.

13 October 2020
Poll after poll show Joe Biden as heavy favorite – despite him not knowing what state he was in when campaigning here in Las Vegas last week, and him mistakenly saying he’s running for Senate. While the Real Clear Politics average has Biden up 10 points, Donald Trump’s betting odds have taken a dive. After a peak of 48%, Bovada LV has Orange Man underdogging it at 35% – Biden -200, Trump +170. The Real Clear Politics average sits at 32.5%.
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But not all is as it seems, according to Patrick Basham, polling director at the Democracy Institute. The Democracy Institute is a relative newcomer to political polling – but it correctly forecast Brexit and Trump’s historic 2016 upset. Basham’s latest poll has Trump up 46% to 45%, and up four points in the critical battleground states. I asked Basham why his poll looks so different than the others – and why it’s getting so little mainstream media play. Jim Rossi Contributor Read the full article.

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