Election 2020

Swing state Polling

Latest Polling
60%
In former “Blue Wall” states, a larger share of voters “disapprove” (60%) than “approve” (39%) of how President Trump is handling health care.
21%
Across key 2020 battlegrounds — MI, MN, PA and WI — 21% of voters say defeating President Trump is their biggest motivator. 8% say reelecting him is. No other single issue comes close.
62%
Of swing voters in former “Blue Wall” states say Medicare-for-all is a “bad idea.” 62% of Democrats say the proposal is a good idea.
3 of 4
Democrats have a slight edge in enthusiasm in 3 of the 4 former “Blue Wall” states heading into the 2020 presidential election: PA, MI, and WI.
perspectives
  • jama forum

    Don’t Be Surprised if the Next Big Health Care Debate Is About Drug Prices

    In this post for The JAMA Forum, Larry Levitt examines both the Democratic candidates’ proposals and the Trump administration’s record on lowering drug prices, which remains a top issue for the public with bi-partisan support. 

  • drew altman

    What Iowa and New Hampshire tell us about Medicare-for-All

    In this Axios column, Drew Altman analyzes data from the New Hampshire exit poll showing that support for Medicare-for-all played a role in the primary while broader support for a more moderate plan may be a signal about the general election.

  • jama forum

    What is Trumpcare?

    The debate among Democratic presidential candidates about how to reform the health care system largely boils down to whether to build on the Affordable Care Act and create an option for people to enroll in Medicare or create a Medicare for all plan that covers everyone. On the other side of the partisan divide, PresidentMore

  • drew altman

    Republican Voters Have Moved On from Hating the ACA

    Medicare-for-all is popular with Democrats in battleground states, but not with swing voters. In this Axios column, Drew Altman discusses the implications of the KFF-Cook Political Report poll findings. 

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