Trump targets Democratic states after shock poll boost

A new poll November 1, 2016 showed Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump leading Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton 46 to 45 percent for the first time since MayDonald Trump stormed into traditionally Democratic territory on Tuesday in a last-ditch bid to open up a path to an unlikely White House win, buoyed by a shock new poll showing him edging ahead of Hillary Clinton. If Clinton was rattled by the dramatic tightening in the numbers a week before Election Day, she did not show it, barnstorming through key swing state Florida and once again hammering Trump’s attitude to women. Forecast models still show the 70-year-old Republican property mogul facing an uphill battle to win enough states to secure an electoral college victory over the 69-year-old Democratic frontrunner on November 8.

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