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New poll shows Clinton over Trump by double-digits


Hillary Clinton has a 12-point advance over Donald Trump and has accomplished 50% abutment nationally amid acceptable voters, a new ABC News tracking poll shows. The poll shows Clinton with 50% abutment to Trump s 38%, with 5% abetment Libertarian Gary Johnson and 2% acknowledging the Green Party s Jill Stein. The poll comes on the heels of the third presidential debate, which a post-debate /ORC breeze poll showed Clinton won. The ABC News survey s after-effects appearance Clinton with a 20-point advantage amid women, and a 3-point bend with men — a accumulation that has agee against Trump for best of the 2016 race. Clinton leads amid voters of all apprenticeship levels — but her 3-point advantage with those after academy degrees is abate than her 20-point advance amid voters with academy degrees. Trump s arch accumulation charcoal white, non-college accomplished voters, who aback him 55% to 36%. The after-effects assuming Clinton with a growing advance abundantly bout s Poll of Polls, which averages contempo civic surveys. That Poll of Polls shows Clinton advanced 48% to Trump s 39%. The ABC News poll was conducted October 20-22 and includes 874 acceptable voters. Its allowance of absurdity is additional or bare 3.5 allotment points.

New poll shows Clinton over Trump by double-digits featured BR


Hillary Clinton has a 12-point advance over Donald Trump and has accomplished 50% abutment nationally amid acceptable voters, a new ABC News tracking poll shows. The poll shows Clinton with 50% abutment to Trump s 38%, with 5% abetment Libertarian Gary Johnson and 2% acknowledging the Green Party s Jill Stein. The poll comes on the heels of the third presidential debate, which a post-debate /ORC breeze poll showed Clinton won. The ABC News survey s after-effects appearance Clinton with a 20-point advantage amid women, and a 3-point bend with men — a accumulation that has agee against Trump for best of the 2016 race. Clinton leads amid voters of all apprenticeship levels — but her 3-point advantage with those after academy degrees is abate than her 20-point advance amid voters with academy degrees. Conway touts Trump s drain the swamp message, admits we are behind Trump s arch accumulation charcoal white, non-college accomplished voters, who aback him 55% to 36%. The after-effects assuming Clinton with a growing advance abundantly bout s Poll of Polls, which averages contempo civic surveys. That Poll of Polls shows Clinton advanced 48% to Trump s 39%. The ABC News poll was conducted October 20-22 and includes 874 acceptable voters. Its allowance of absurdity is additional or bare 3.5 allotment points.

Election 2016: Polls continue to show tough map for Donald Trump


Washington A beginning set of polling out Friday showed Donald Trump continues to face a difficult aisle to acceptable the White House in key states — including actuality apoplectic in a anxiously Republican Southern state.Hillary Clinton and her Republican adversary are in a statistical asleep calefaction in Georgia, according to a new Atlanta Journal-Constitution poll, and she has a double-digit advance in battlefield Virginia, according to Christopher Newport University. In Georgia, Trump leads Clinton 44%-42%, amid acceptable voters, which is able-bodied aural the poll s 4.3 allotment point allowance of error. Georgia has voted heavily Republican in every presidential acclamation back 1992, back they aftermost voted for a Democrat, above President Bill Clinton.It s aloof the latest accompaniment anticipation to be cautiously in Republican easily that has apparent the achievability of flipping for Clinton. A poll beforehand this anniversary additionally showed her arch in Arizona, a commonly red state. Changing demographics in the country and Trump s missteps accept been accustomed with putting added states in comedy for Democrats.Arizona poll: Clinton leads by 5But Clinton could lose both Georgia and Arizona and still authority on to a advantageous advantage in the balloter college, acknowledgment in allotment to her leads in states like Virginia.The CNU poll out Friday put Clinton up by 12 points, 45% to 33%. That s in befitting with polling in the accompaniment that has consistently apparent Clinton able-bodied advanced in the beat state.Both acclamation acknowledge a gender gap that has been perceived nationwide, with Clinton acceptable amid women by a ample allowance and Trump arch amid men. Libertarian applicant Gary Johnson was at 9% in Georgia and 8% in Virginia.Both acclamation had a allowance of absurdity of additional or bare 3.9 allotment points, admitting Georgia s acceptable aborigine sample absurdity allowance was 4.3 points, and both surveys were conducted this anniversary mostly afore the final presidential debate. In Virginia, 834 acceptable voters were surveyed, and 839 acceptable voters were surveyed in Georgia. updates balloter academy map

It s her party she can do what she wants: Cyrus campaigns for Clinton


Hillary Clinton is axis to some accustomed names to activation assembly weeks afore the election, enlisting celebrities like Miley Cyrus, John Legend and Katy Perry to assemblage voters in beat states.Clinton s attack has fabricated a concerted accomplishment to use big name celebrities to woo agnostic voters and accelerate acceptable voters, ramping up these efforts in the weeks afore the election.Cyrus, the sometimes-salacious singer-songwriter, will attack for Clinton in Northern Virginia this weekend, Clinton s attack appear on Thursday. Cyrus will beating on doors at George Mason University, acquisitive to use her distinction to activation acceptance to vote for Clinton.On Tuesday, Clinton s attack launched the Love Trumps Hate concert series, acquisitive to attract accessible voters to about-face out with a chargeless concert.Katy Perry, a longtime Clinton adherent who has performed for her supporters in the past, will banderole an accident in Philadelphia the Sunday afore Acclamation Day, according to a attack aide, while rocker Jon Bon Jovi will accomplish in Tampa, Florida, on the aforementioned day.Bon Jovi will additionally accomplish in Pittsburgh on October 27 and The National, an indie bedrock aback from Cincinnati, Ohio, will accomplish in their hometown on November 2.Jennifer Lopez, whose song Let s Get Loud has been a basic on Clinton s attack playlist for months, will accomplish at a Miami concert on October 29.A Clinton abettor said the concerts are meant to serve as a way activation action amid acceptable Clinton voters. More concerts, the abettor said, will be appear soon.Clinton has had a abiding of celebrity supporters throughout her 2016 campaign. But not until afresh accept a cardinal of those acclaimed supporters apprenticed to attack for the above secretary of state.The celebrity contest accept additionally been targeted.Actress Connie Britton, who accelerating from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, campaigned in the Granite State. While Grant Hill and Reggie Love, two above Duke University basketball players, will attack bottomward the alley from the University in North Carolina.

Faculty at Pennsylvania state universities strike over wages benefits


An affiliation apery adroitness at 14 accompaniment universities in Pennsylvania said its associates are on bang afterward acrimonious negotiations over accomplishment and benefits.The Affiliation of Pennsylvania Accompaniment College and University Faculties appear the bang aboriginal Wednesday, according to backer Kathryn Morton. The bang could leave added than 100,000 acceptance out of class, said Kenneth Mash, admiral of the association, which represents 5,500 adroitness members.Association admiral accept been negotiating with the Pennsylvania Accompaniment Arrangement of Higher Education for added than a year. The arrangement handed over its final action Tuesday night and stepped abroad from the table, Mash said. Both parties adjourned at the table until about 11 p.m. ET Tuesday, aback the Accompaniment Arrangement absolved abroad and has not alternate since, according to Mash. At 11:35 p.m., we fabricated a aftermost attack to accommodate through aback channels, Mash said. We waited until 5 a.m. We are headed to the blockade lines, but alike on the blockade lines, our phones will be on, should the Accompaniment Arrangement adjudge it doesn t appetite to carelessness its students. Attempts to ability the Accompaniment Arrangement for animadversion aboriginal Wednesday were unsuccessful.

Pennsylvania state universities strike over wages benefits


An affiliation apery adroitness at 14 accompaniment universities in Pennsylvania said its associates are on bang afterward acrimonious negotiations over accomplishment and benefits.The Affiliation of Pennsylvania Accompaniment College and University Faculties appear the bang aboriginal Wednesday, according to backer Kathryn Morton. The bang could leave added than 100,000 acceptance out of class, said Dr. Kenneth Mash, admiral of the association, which represents 5,500 adroitness members.Association admiral accept been negotiating with the Pennsylvania Accompaniment System of Higher Education for over a year. The Accompaniment System handed over its final action Tuesday night and stepped abroad from the table, Mash said. Both parties adjourned at the table until about 11 p.m. ET on Tuesday, aback the Accompaniment System absolved abroad and has not alternate since, according to Mash. At 11:35 p.m., we fabricated a aftermost attack to accommodate through aback channels, Mash said. We waited until 5 a.m. We are headed to the blockade lines, but alike on the blockade lines, our phones will be on, should the Accompaniment System adjudge it doesn t appetite to carelessness its students. Attempts to ability the Accompaniment System for animadversion aboriginal Wednesday were unsuccessful.

Clinton Trump neck-and-neck in new Texas poll


Washington Hillary Clinton is absorption in on Donald Trump s advance in Texas, according to a new poll appear on Tuesday. Trump leads Clinton 41% to 38%, according to the latest University of Houston survey. Libertarian presidential appointee Gary Johnson stands in third abode with 4% support, followed by Green Party appointee Jill Stein at 1%, with 11% undecided.GOP presidential candidates accept won Texas by no beneath than 11 allotment credibility back 2000, according to a announcement accompanying the poll results. Democrats aftermost won Texas in a presidential chase in 1976.The poll additionally showed that, admitting Trump s attenuated lead, 53% of Texas voters anticipation Clinton would be adopted as the abutting US admiral compared to 23% of voters who said they anticipation it would be Trump. The Hobby School of Public Affairs surveyed 1,000 acceptable Texas voters amid October 7-15 and has a allowance of absurdity of additional or bare 3 allotment points.In addition poll appear Tuesday, St. Norbert College begin Clinton advanced of Trump in Wisconsin, 47% to 39%, followed by Stein at 3% and Johnson at 1%. The St. Norbert College poll surveyed 664 acceptable voters in Wisconsin amid October 13-16 and has a allowance of absurdity of additional or bare 3.8 allotment points.