Poll Shows Race Tightening Even More

The race between President Trump and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden tightened after the two major party conventions concluded, according to a new poll. 

Biden leads Trump by 2 points, according to an Emerson poll released Monday. Biden’s lead is within the poll’s 2.4 percentage point margin of error. 

Biden has 49-percent support compared to Trump’s 47 percent, based on the poll. Biden’s lead narrowed to 2 points, down from this 4-point lead over Trump in a similar poll conducted in July. 

Director of Emerson College polling Spencer Kimball attributed Trump’s bump to the Republican National Convention, which ended on Thursday with Trump’s speech officially accepting the party nomination. 

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