“The timing of the hearings could potentially stand to give a late shot in the arm to Republican voters down the stretch into Election Day — which could be critically important in offsetting any deficits from early voting,” veteran Republican pollster Robert Blizzard told the Washington Examiner, pointing to “the expected Democratic surge in mail-in, absentee […]
“Trump is fighting three enemies in this campaign. He’s fighting coronavirus, he’s fighting Joe Biden, and he’s fighting the calendar. And truthfully, I think the calendar may be putting the most pressure on him right now in terms of having just 42 days left.” said Neil Newhouse, a partner at Public Opinion Strategies. Watch Neil […]
Newhouse said the presidential debate in Cleveland on September 29 will really matter, with voting starting exactly a week later in Ohio. “The one reason why it matters so much right now is simply because voters have not seen them [the candidates]. Joe Biden, they don’t know him that well. He hasn’t come out on the […]
“There is a pulse of possibility for Donald Trump that was much more difficult to see in July,” Republican pollster Bill McInturff told the Journal. Read more about the decreasing margin in the upcoming election here.
“The polarization in this election was already a 12 on a 1-to-10 scale,” said Neil Newhouse, a Republican pollster. “This pushes it to about 15.” Read more about the shifting battleground in the 2020 election here.