Quick access to main page (top) Direct access to main contents Quick access to main page (bottom)

Trump and Biden in Tight Battle Despite Legal Woes

Daniel Kim Views  

Ahead of the U.S. presidential election in November, former president and Republican candidate Donald Trump was convicted in a hush-money case last month. CBS News reported on the 9th that he is still neck and neck with President Joe Biden despite this.

CBS and YouGov conducted a poll, interviewing 2063 voters nationwide from the 5th to the 7th, about their support for the November election. The margin of error is ±3.2 percentage points for all adults and ±3.8 percentage points for registered voters.

Among the intended voters, 50% supported Trump, while Biden’s support was 1% point lower, at 49%.

However, in swing states such as Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, Nevada, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin, Biden’s approval rating was 50%, 1% point higher than Trump.

Until now, Trump has led nationwide and swung state polls against Biden. Although he has taken the lead in this poll in the swing states, the 1% difference is within the margin of error.

CBS analyzed that a significant number of Trump’s supporters saw his conviction on the 30th of last month as not serious and politically motivated. Regarding whether this conviction would influence the election vote, 55% answered it was not a factor. Only 28% said it was a major factor, and 17% said it was a minor factor.

CBS explained, “Among all the factors on voters’ minds this election, former President Donald Trump’s guilty verdict pales compared to issues like the economy, inflation, and the border — all items on which Trump maintains advantages. As such, the verdict has not dramatically reshaped the race.”

Trump was also found to be superior to Biden in various qualities, being seen as compelling, strong, energetic, and competent, and more people believed that Trump had the vision to lead the country.

On the other hand, many Biden supporters cited their opposition to Trump as their main reason for support, not because of their fondness for Biden.

Daniel Kim
content@viewusglobal.com

Comments0

300

Comments0

[WORLD] Latest Stories

  • South Korea to Pioneer Mineral Exploration in Kazakhstan
  • Hungary Condemns EU Tariff Proposal on China
  • Is Putin Really Going to North Korea? Here's What We Know
  • Mozambique Set to Transform Global Energy With $100 Billion Gas Reserves
  • Will Trump Enforce Mandatory Military Service if Elected?
  • North Korea and Russia Celebrate Unbreakable Bond on Russian National Day

Weekly Best Articles

  • Are Military Drills Too Harsh? South Korean Soldier Dies from Shock After Training
  • Referee’s Blunder Sparks Outrage as India Misses Crucial World Cup Qualifier
  • South Korea to Pioneer Mineral Exploration in Kazakhstan
  • 63-Year-Old Saudi Man Marries 53 Times to Find His True Love
  • Transgender Swimmer’s Olympic Dreams Dashed by Recent Ruling
  • From K-Pop to Mainstream: How ‘K-Hearts’ Became the Latest Craze Among Gen Z in the U.S.
  • He Said, She Said: Elon Musk and SpaceX Hit with Harassment Lawsuit by Former Employees
  • Hungary Condemns EU Tariff Proposal on China
  • National Zoo of North Korea Welcomes a Baby Boom: Over 200 Newborns This Year!
  • Lionel Messi Hints at Retirement in Latest Interview
  • Did You See That? Fake Video of Trump Dissin’ Japanese PM Is Blowing Up
  • YouTube Finally Tests THIS Function for Shorts: What You Need to Know!

You May Also Like

  • 1
    Anticipating NVIDIA's Next Big Leap: The $5 Trillion Market Cap

    BUSINESS 

  • 2
    Starbucks' Price Hike Backfires, Driving Away Even Its Most Devoted Fans

    DEBATE 

  • 3
    Volvo FH16 Introduces All-New D17 Engine Technology: More Power, Less Fuel

    BUSINESS 

  • 4
    U.S. Lawmakers Demand Sanctions on Chinese Battery Giants Over Forced Labor Claims

    BUSINESS 

  • 5
    UAE Backs US Restrictions on Semiconductors Exports To China

    BUSINESS 

Popular Now

  • 1
    LE SSERAFIM Dominates Billboard Charts for 16 Weeks!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 2
    Zico's 'SPOT!' Hits the Billboard Charts Again: A Six-Week Streak to Remember!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 3
    Welcome Back to Civilian Life! BTS Jin Discharged After 18 Months in the Army

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 4
    Celebrations Erupt as BTS' Jin Marches into Civilian Life!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 5
    Former Hello Venus Member Yoo Ara Reveals She Has Cancer

    ENTERTAINMENT 

Weekly Best Articles

  • Are Military Drills Too Harsh? South Korean Soldier Dies from Shock After Training
  • Referee’s Blunder Sparks Outrage as India Misses Crucial World Cup Qualifier
  • South Korea to Pioneer Mineral Exploration in Kazakhstan
  • 63-Year-Old Saudi Man Marries 53 Times to Find His True Love
  • Transgender Swimmer’s Olympic Dreams Dashed by Recent Ruling
  • From K-Pop to Mainstream: How ‘K-Hearts’ Became the Latest Craze Among Gen Z in the U.S.
  • He Said, She Said: Elon Musk and SpaceX Hit with Harassment Lawsuit by Former Employees
  • Hungary Condemns EU Tariff Proposal on China
  • National Zoo of North Korea Welcomes a Baby Boom: Over 200 Newborns This Year!
  • Lionel Messi Hints at Retirement in Latest Interview
  • Did You See That? Fake Video of Trump Dissin’ Japanese PM Is Blowing Up
  • YouTube Finally Tests THIS Function for Shorts: What You Need to Know!

Must-Reads

  • 1
    Anticipating NVIDIA's Next Big Leap: The $5 Trillion Market Cap

    BUSINESS 

  • 2
    Starbucks' Price Hike Backfires, Driving Away Even Its Most Devoted Fans

    DEBATE 

  • 3
    Volvo FH16 Introduces All-New D17 Engine Technology: More Power, Less Fuel

    BUSINESS 

  • 4
    U.S. Lawmakers Demand Sanctions on Chinese Battery Giants Over Forced Labor Claims

    BUSINESS 

  • 5
    UAE Backs US Restrictions on Semiconductors Exports To China

    BUSINESS 

Popular Now

  • 1
    LE SSERAFIM Dominates Billboard Charts for 16 Weeks!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 2
    Zico's 'SPOT!' Hits the Billboard Charts Again: A Six-Week Streak to Remember!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 3
    Welcome Back to Civilian Life! BTS Jin Discharged After 18 Months in the Army

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 4
    Celebrations Erupt as BTS' Jin Marches into Civilian Life!

    ENTERTAINMENT 

  • 5
    Former Hello Venus Member Yoo Ara Reveals She Has Cancer

    ENTERTAINMENT 

Share it on...