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Friday, May 24, 2024

Poll: Black voters are more confident in Biden than Trump when it comes to having the qualities needed to serve another term



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More from the poll...

... Black voters will play a key role in determining the outcome of the 2024 presidential election. And while Black voters remain overwhelmingly Democratic and support Joe Biden over Donald Trump by a wide margin, Biden's advantage among this group is not as wide as it was four years ago.

Today, American voters are about evenly split between the two major political coalitions, both in their partisan identification and in their presidential vote preference.

But Black voters remain largely aligned with the Democratic Party (83% identify with or lean to the Democrats), and 77% of Black registered voters say they would prefer to vote for Biden over Trump in the 2024 presidential election.

At the same time, Black voters are very critical of Trump. Most say he was a poor or terrible president (72%). And many Black adults think he broke the law in his alleged efforts to change the outcome of the 2020 election (65%).

Despite their support for Biden and criticism of Trump, about half of Black voters (49%) say they would replace both Biden and Trump with different candidates if they had the ability to decide. This is similar to the share of all voters who say this. ...

#1 | Posted by LampLighter at 2024-05-23 06:17 PM | Reply

So they're smart.

#2 | Posted by LegallyYourDead at 2024-05-23 08:10 PM | Reply


There's this...

OpEd: Why Black voters are turning away from Biden

... Former President Donald Trump recently stopped by an Atlanta Chick-fil-A restaurant where he chatted with workers and treated customers to chicken and milkshakes. A video of a Black woman embracing Trump went viral. "I don't care what the media tells you, Mr. Trump," she said, "We support you!"

God believes in irony.

I have come a long way as an introverted Black kid who does not say much. I was raised in what would be deemed a normal Black family with the usual blind loyalties to Democrats. As a teenager, however, I discovered Thomas Sowell's column in Forbes magazine and started rethinking my prior beliefs.

My newfound interest in conservatism and my burgeoning intellectual curiosity distressed some members of my family. "The Republican Party supports rich people," said my Aunt Mamie. I did not respond.

But Black America has very little to show for its unwavering faith in the Democratic Party. And today, I am not alone in doubting Democrats. ...

#3 | Posted by LampLighter at 2024-05-23 08:28 PM | Reply

Yeah yeah yeah. How did that work out for Larry Elder?

#4 | Posted by LegallyYourDead at 2024-05-24 02:40 PM | Reply

What did Herman Cain have to say?

#5 | Posted by reinheitsgebot at 2024-05-24 03:29 PM | Reply

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