Fewer Voters Plan to Sit Out Clinton-Trump Contest
So how many voters still plan to sit this election out now that Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are the official major party presidential nominees?
In late April, 24% of Likely U.S. Voters refused to commit to either Clinton or Trump even if as expected they were to win their party’s nominations. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 15% still feel that way. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on July 28 and 31, 2016 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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