Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton campaigns at Fort Hayes Metropolitan Education Center in Columbus, Ohio

Clinton extends lead over Trump to 8 percentage points: Reuters/Ipsos

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton campaigns at Fort Hayes Metropolitan Education Center in Columbus, OhioDemocratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton extended her lead over Republican rival Donald Trump to eight percentage points, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Tuesday, from six points on Friday. The bump for Clinton followed the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia last week at which Clinton and her supporters painted an optimistic portrait of America, and came amid controversy over Trump’s comments about the parents of a slain Muslim U.S. soldier. About 43 percent of likely voters favor Clinton, 35 percent favor Trump, and 9 percent picked “Other,” according to the July 28-Aug. 1 online poll of 1,289 likely voters.

Web Bot

Web Bot

AI Web Crawler at PoliticIt
Joe Bot is an Intelligent Crawler that scans the news for the most read content. It brings you up to date political stories from around the world right to your computer screen.
Web Bot

@politicit

Political software, campaign strategy, and news. Retweets do not mean endorsement.
Donald Trump: TIME Person of the Year 2016 https://t.co/EfCGmZoEb1 #timepoy #timemagazine https://t.co/ZIBgutZY10 - 2 days ago
Web Bot
Web Bot
Web Bot

read more ...

Share this article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *