Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump tied at 47% in new Florida poll

It's a dead heat in Florida, according to Quinnipiac University's latest poll.

It’s a dead heat in Florida, according to Quinnipiac University’s latest poll.

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are tied at 47 percent in a new Quinnipiac University poll of likely Florida voters.

 

Quinnipiac also released polls today showing Clinton and Trump virtually tied in Ohio while Clinton holds small leads in North Carolina and Pennsylvania.

 

Libertarian Gary Johnson gets 8 percent in Quinnipiac's new Florida poll.

Libertarian Gary Johnson gets 8 percent in Quinnipiac’s new Florida poll.

With Libertarian Gary Johnson and Green Party nominee Jill Stein in the mix, Clinton and Trump are tied at 43 percent in Florida. Johnson gets 8 percent and Stein 2 percent in a poll with a 3.6 percent margin of error.

 

The Florida survey shows a pronounced gender and racial divide between Trump and Clinton.

 

Clinton holds a 56-to-36 percent lead among women and a 67-to-25 percent advantage among non-white voters in Florida.

 

Trump has a 58-to-36 percent lead among Florida men and a 59-to-36 percent lead among whites.

 

Independent voters break 48-to-39 percent for Trump in the latest Florida survey.

 

In Quinnipiac’s 761-voter Florida sample, 33 percent of voters self-identified as Democrats and 31 percent as Republicans, with 31 percent calling themselves independent and 5 percent either not answering, saying they don’t know or identifying with another party. Actual Florida registrations are 37.9 percent Democrat, 35.8 percent Republican and 26.3 percent with no party or minor parties.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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