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Where Biden and Trump stand in the polls 7 days out from the election

Political polls have been under increased scrutiny since Donald Trump’s surprise victory over Hillary Clinton in 2016. The polls in 2020 have largely been consistent, with Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee, maintaining a steady lead over Trump. But battleground-state polling is a little trickier, and shifts in certain states dictate […]
Where Biden and Trump stand in the polls 7 days out from the election
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A top Wall Street investment strategist breaks down how to invest heading into an unpredictable US election — and what to do if the outcome is contested

Business Insider spoke with Sam Stovall, CFRA chief investment strategist, on how to invest during an unpredictable US election season. Stovall cautioned investors against trying to “guess” who will win the election, especially given how incorrect the polls were in 2016. The chief strategist also said investors could use a […]
A top Wall Street investment strategist breaks down how to invest heading into an unpredictable US election — and what to do if the outcome is contested
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Joe Biden leads in the polls in 4 pivotal states

Four new polls conducted by The New York Times/Siena College show Joe Biden leading Donald Trump in Minnesota, Nevada, New Hampshire, and Wisconsin. Biden is ahead 50%-41% in Minnesota, 46%-42% in Nevada, 45%-42% in New Hampshire, and 48%-43% in Wisconsin. When all four states are combined, Biden leads 48%-42%. In […]
Joe Biden leads in the polls in 4 pivotal states
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Trump’s approval rating on the economy jumps to all-time high

New polling shows an increasing percentage of American voters say they approve of President Donald Trump’s handling of the economy. That could buoy broader support as the Senate resumes an impeachment trial against him. The economy and public perceptions of it have historically played a crucial role in presidential elections. […]
Trump’s approval rating on the economy jumps to all-time high
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