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Sep 6, 2016

The Washington Post | News Alert - September 6, 2016: A New 50 State Poll Shows Exactly Why Clinton Holds The Advantage Over Trump


The Washington Post  
News Alert Tue., Sep. 06, 2016 7:00 a.m.
With nine weeks until Election Day, Donald Trump is within striking distance in the Upper Midwest, but Hillary Clinton’s strength in many battlegrounds and some traditional Republican strongholds gives her a big electoral college advantage, according to a 50-state Washington Post-SurveyMonkey poll. The massive survey highlights a critical weakness in Trump’s candidacy — an unprecedented deficit for a Republican among college-educated white voters, especially women. Those voters have been loyal Republican voters in recent elections, but Trump is behind Clinton with this group across much of the country, including in some solidly red states. The survey of all 50 states is the largest sample ever undertaken by The Post, which joined with SurveyMonkey and its online polling resources to produce the results.
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