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Biden holds big lead nationally, but
77 percent 'likely to change their minds'

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 6/17/2019 2:15:21 PM

Former Vice President Joe Biden has a two-to-one advantage over the next closest Democratic presidential contender in a new poll, but more than three-quarters of likely primary voters say they could still change their minds. (Snip) While Biden has a big lead at the moment, his support appears to be soft. Seventy-seven percent of likely Democratic voters said they could still change their minds, pollsters found. “Voters may be ‘dating’ Joe Biden, but they have not ‘married’ him,” said Chris Kofinis, a Democratic pollster and founder of Park Strategies. “While he enjoys a clear lead, there are simply too many

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Biden's towering lead is a mere house of cards.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bpl40 6/17/2019 2:31:33 PM (No. 100074)
Apart from the actual questions, technique of polling etc. there seem to be three areas that need to be addressed . 1. Trump is not getting credit for the robust economy from a disturbingly large proportion of voters. They have been told the current good times are a continuing fall out of 0bama's policies which Trump is riding on. Never mind the tax cuts, deregulation, tough trade renegotiaitons , changing the anti business culture etc.2. Thanks to false and fake propaganda people still think the Mueller report validated the accusation that Trump is a Russian agent. 3. People frankly don't want pollsters to know they support PDT. Much as they don't wear MAGA hats outside. IMO, each of these points is worth 5+ points. But, this is useful in that it shows the work that lies ahead. Just go back to how many points Mondale was ahead of Reagan at this time!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Vesicant 6/17/2019 2:34:03 PM (No. 100077)
Dhimmicrat voters have minds? Is the zombie powder not working?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Smart11344 6/17/2019 2:38:39 PM (No. 100081)
Biden will tumble like a row of dominoes.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: A.I. 6/17/2019 2:59:29 PM (No. 100093)
Hillary's pollster has been out of job for two years now, and he's offering his service to Biden for free.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: DVC 6/17/2019 3:04:27 PM (No. 100095)
Polls now are totally BS, mean absolutely nothing. Don't waste your time even paying any attention to this idiot clown show for another YEAR.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: skacmar 6/17/2019 3:11:34 PM (No. 100105)
As we all found out during the last election, the only poll that actually counts comes on election day in November 2020.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 6/17/2019 3:16:16 PM (No. 100111)
It looks like we are going to have to suffer meaningless polls until November... Gee-Zuss
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Marjbaldwin 6/17/2019 3:35:27 PM (No. 100120)
Leader of Losers Who cares?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: red1066 6/17/2019 4:47:12 PM (No. 100163)
Again the polls show Trump losing in supposed key states to Biden. So are those numbers going to change as well? One has to be brain dead to vote against Trump in the next election.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: pinger 6/17/2019 4:50:35 PM (No. 100168)
If you parse Biden’s schtick carefully, it’s easy to see that he really never says anything of substance. A Class “A” gasbag.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 6/17/2019 5:16:26 PM (No. 100177)
Biden really isn't what today's Democratic party wants. They want a hardcore lefty. Biden is just another Washington insider. He's boring, and he doesn't attract any of their core identity groups.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: judy 6/17/2019 5:36:37 PM (No. 100188)
National polls are worthless.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Ben Around 6/17/2019 5:49:54 PM (No. 100195)
It's not even certain the old drunken fool can win the primary, with all the crap that goes on in the democrat party primary elections.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 6/17/2019 6:05:10 PM (No. 100199)
I'm not buying it. I don't believe polls. Conservatives, keep your powder dry.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: kar120c 6/17/2019 8:03:13 PM (No. 100252)
77 percent 'likely to change their minds'. Pardon the pun, but that makes the whole feeling mutual.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: planetgeo 6/17/2019 10:32:35 PM (No. 100321)
We're there ANY polls in the last presidential election that were right? Or in the recent European elections? It certainly appears that most of these polls are pure propaganda intended to promote certain candidates and issues and generally condition voters to expect a certain result.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: PChristopher 6/18/2019 1:28:46 AM (No. 100391)
If the pollsters aren't lying to begin with, people will tell them what they want to hear in order to avoid possible derision for their choice. I don't believe polls, particularly any that are pointed out by Juan "Guess What" Williams.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: M2 6/18/2019 6:42:35 AM (No. 100457)
Just think back to the polling data we had before the 2016 election. Hillary was going to win in a landslide in every poll. Polls are meaningless until October 2020.
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