Hillary Clinton's Poll Numbers Haven't Dropped at AllQuicklink submitted By James Quandy Permalink
"It's been inescapable for weeks: Beltway hacks have been braying about Hillary Clinton's 'falling poll numbers,' eager to fan the flames of Democratic discord and generate column-inches about intra-party conflict where none exists. What's most pathetic about this latest anti-Clinton drumbeat, though, is how it's directly contradicted by, well, the polls.
"The chart above shows a combined average of every single national poll taken since March 1 of this year that pits Clinton against the 10 leading Republican candidates—197 matchups in all, courtesy of Huffington Post Pollster. The key takeaway, as you can see from the blue and red trendlines, is that the race has been remarkably static."