CNU poll: Biden leads Trump 53%-41% among likely Va. voters

Donald Trump, Joe Biden
Posted at 10:32 AM, Oct 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-28 11:19:40-04

A new CNU poll released Wednesday shows Democrat Joe Biden entering the final week of voting with a 12-point lead over President Donald Trump among likely Virginia voters. He is up 53%-41% over President Trump.

For Virginia's U.S. Senate race, Democrat Mark Warner holds a 20-point lead over Republican Daniel Gade, 57%-37%, according to the CNU poll.

So far, voters show strong, bipartisan approval (54%-24%) for Constitutional Amendment 1, establishing a redistricting commission to draw state and congressional district lines.

According to the CNU poll, "Biden’s advantage is built on Democrats’ usual coalition of Black voters (90%-9%), women (60%-38%), and college-educated voters (60-35%), plus a lead among older voters (54%-42%) and an even split among men (46%-45%)."

As for what Virginia voters say the COVID-19 pandemic is the most important issue for the next president to address (29%), followed by the economy (21%) and health care (13%).

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