Read the Beforeitsnews.com story here. Advertise at Before It's News here.
Profile image
Story Views
Now:
Last hour:
Last 24 hours:
Total:

Closing In: Polls Show Tight Presidential Race in Florida and Texas

% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.


For more great articles like this visit http://www.fixthisnation.com

It was not that long ago that you heard Democrats treating the outcome of the 2020 election as though it were a foregone conclusion. Joe Biden was far ahead in national polls (which are meaningless when it comes to predicting the outcome of the Electoral College, but the media loves to focus on them anyway), and, much more importantly, he held a sizable advantage in most of the key swing states.

But after a summer of “love” that has touched Minneapolis, Kenosha, Seattle, Portland, and many other cities, an economic bounceback, and clear indications of Biden’s diminishing mental health, things are starting to turn around.

From Politico:

Florida and Texas remain tight battlegrounds in the presidential election, according to CBS News Battleground Tracker polls released Sunday.

The current margin in both states is 2 percentage points, with Democratic nominee Joe Biden up by 2 in Florida and President Donald Trump up by 2 in Texas. Trump won both states in 2016; no Democratic presidential candidate has won Texas since Jimmy Carter in 1976.

In both cases, the leads were within the margins of error for the polls (3.7 points in Florida, 3.5 points in Texas). The polls were conducted by YouGov from Sept. 15-18 of 1,220 registered voters in Florida and 1,161 in Texas.

Also Sunday, an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll showed Biden ahead of Trump nationally by a margin of 51 percent to 43 percent.

In 12 battleground states — including Florida but not Texas — Biden’s lead was 51 to 45.

Now we’ll grant that nothing written above is really cause for breaking out the champagne, but it does show that this is not going to be the runaway victory that Biden supporters were predicting earlier this year. Trump is ascendant, and we expect that his competitiveness will only grow. The debates are almost certain to put him ahead of Biden, and an open Supreme Court seat is undoubtedly going to motivate conservatives more than it will liberals.

Predictions are fairly useless when it comes to our modern political age – Trump has taken everything the “experts” knew about the American electoral system and turned it upside down. This phenomenon is, if anything, even more present in 2020 than in 2016. The pandemic and the racial justice protests/riots have turned this into one of the most unpredictable, uncertain years in modern American history. Put that together with the shaky infrastructure of a mail-in vote, and the only safe prediction is that literally anything could happen.

For more great articles like this visit http://www.fixthisnation.com



Source: http://www.fixthisnation.com/conservative-breaking-news/closing-in-polls-show-tight-presidential-race-in-florida-and-texas/


Before It’s News® is a community of individuals who report on what’s going on around them, from all around the world.

Anyone can join.
Anyone can contribute.
Anyone can become informed about their world.

"United We Stand" Click Here To Create Your Personal Citizen Journalist Account Today, Be Sure To Invite Your Friends.

Please Help Support BeforeitsNews by trying our Natural Health Products below!


Order by Phone at 888-809-8385 or online at https://mitocopper.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST


Order by Phone at 888-809-8385 or online at https://www.herbanomic.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST


Humic & Fulvic Trace Minerals Complex - Nature's most important supplement! Vivid Dreams again!

Ultimate Clinical Potency Curcumin - Natural pain relief, reduce inflammation and so much more.

MitoCopper - Bioavailable Copper destroys pathogens and gives you more energy. (See Blood Video)
Oxy Powder - Natural Colon Cleanser!  Cleans out toxic buildup with oxygen! 
Nascent Iodine - Promotes detoxification, mental focus and thyroid health.
Smart Meter Cover -  Reduces Smart Meter radiation by 96%!  (See Video)

Immusist Beverage Concentrate - Proprietary blend, formulated to reduce inflammation while hydrating and oxygenating the cells.

Report abuse
Loading...
    Loading...

    Comments

    Your Comments
    Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

    Total 1 comment
    • b4

      these polls are useless bullshett–nobody,and i mean nobody is saying anything truthful to any pole dudes–only the radicals are speaking and they are full of shett anyways

    MOST RECENT
    Load more ...

    SignUp

    Login

    Newsletter

    Email this story
    Email this story

    If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

    If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.