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Fall 11-2-2016

Quick Facts

  • Forty-four percent of those surveyed said they were leaning toward voting for the former Secretary of State. Republican nominee Donald Trump followed with 39% of support.
  • The presidential race has fluctuated with several unprecedented happenings this year. Winthrop Poll Director Scott Huffmon noted, “With several negative ‘October surprises’ coming out and affecting both candidates, we have seen a tightening of the race in national polls. However, while Clinton’s lead in Virginia has shrunk from its highest point, she still leads Donald Trump in the Commonwealth.”