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One new poll show Trump up by one point, the other finds Clinton up by one point

by | Jul 19, 2016

By Dave Andrusko

Quinnipiac University Swing State poll shows Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are running neck and neck in Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

As the second day of the Republican National Convention opened, the newest NBC News|SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking Poll conducted online from July 11 through July 17 finds pro-abortion Hillary Clinton leading Donald Trump by one point—46% to 45%– down from 3 points last week. The poll surveyed 9,436 adults who said they were registered voters.

When Libertarian Gary Johnson and Green Party candidate Jill Stein are included, Trump is ahead 40% to 39% for Clinton with 10% going to Johnson and 5% to Green, Hannah Hartig, John Lapinski, and Stephanie Psyllos report for NBC News.

In the daily USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times Daybreak survey, Trump was ahead by 1 point, 43.2% to 42.1%.

As NRL News Today reported yesterday, three other polls released Sunday and Monday found Clinton ahead of Trump—by 5,4, and 2 points, respectively.

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