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Decision 2020: A UMass Lowell Discussion on the Presidential Election

On Thursday, Oct. 29, UMass President and former U.S. Rep. Marty Meehan held "Decision 2020: A UMass Lowell Discussion on the Presidential Election" with Political Science Assoc. Prof. Josh Dyck and Asst. Prof. John Cluverius.

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Three states have 57 total electoral votes on the line

UMass Lowell’s Center for Public Opinion recently conducted a second series of 2020 presidential polls in October of likely voters in three swing states – New Hampshire, North Carolina and Texas – that offer a total of 57 electoral votes in the presidential election. Voters were asked for their preference on candidates for president, U.S. Senate and governor as well as opinions on handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. The results, which include comparison with the findings of the Sept. 29 polls, offer insight into how likely voters in each state view the 2020 election.

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Trump and Biden Still Tied in Tight N.C. Race

President Donald Trump and Former Vice President Joe Biden are deadlocked in the contest for North Carolina’s 15 Electoral Votes in a new swing state poll of North Carolina likely voters. See the details.
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Biden leads Trump by 10 points in the Granite State

Former Vice President Joe Biden has an 10-point lead over President Donald Trump in the contest for New Hampshire’s 4 electoral votes. See the details.
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Trump and Biden in Close Race as Texas Achieves Swing-state Status

President Donald Trump has a slim lead over former Vice President Joe Biden in a close contest for Texas’ 38 electoral votes. See the details.