Friday, November 4, 2016
IBD/TIPP: Trump up 20 points among … Catholics?
At Hot Air by Ed Morrissey
Has the Catholic vote re-emerged from decades of being buried in the political consensus? The latest result from the Investors Business Daily/TIPP tracking poll puts the presidential race at a dead heat, but not among Catholics in its sample. Donald Trump has a 20-point lead in that religious demographic, almost as large as among Protestants.
LifeZette’s Elisa Cipollone picked up on the odd result yesterday, when the split was 13 points:
This stunning new poll is a dramatic change from numbers reported earlier, particularly before the Clinton campaign’s disparaging emails about Catholics were leaked.