Latest Quinnipiac Poll Shows Presidential Race In A Dead Heat In PA

HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding the results of the latest poll from Quinnipiac University, which shows Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton virtually tied in the Keystone State.

“Despite a voter registration disadvantage of 920,000 voters, our Republican candidate Donald Trump is in a statistical dead heat with Hillary Clinton. Voters are tired of feeling left behind in the Obama-Clinton economy, and they’re ready to elect someone with business experience who can get the job done. With less than a month to go before the Republican National Convention, Pennsylvania voters are fired up for Donald Trump!”

Some key points from the Quinnipiac poll, which you can find here:

  • Keystone State voters give Clinton a negative 41 – 56 percent favorability rating;
  • 44 – 40 percent of PA voters said that Trump is more honest and trustworthy;
  • Trump would be better creating jobs, Pennsylvania voters say 52 – 39 percent;
  • Trump would be more effective against ISIS, voters say 51 – 42 percent.