Category Archives: Enumerati

Majority Say Immigrants Are Not a Problem

71%

Of respondents to a new Pew Research Center poll say undocumented immigrants living in the United States mostly fill jobs citizens do not want, while just 24% say they mostly take jobs citizens want. About three-quarters of Americans (76%) say undocumented immigrants are “as honest and hard-working” as U.S. citizens, while 67% say they are no more likely than U.S. citizens to commit serious crimes.

Trump Foundation Donated to Clinton Foundation

$110,000

Amount the Trump Foundation donated to the Clinton Foundation, Mother Jones reports.

Dems Have a Better Than Even Chance to Win Senate

60%

The Upshot’s new Senate election forecast gives Democrats a 60% chance of winning control of the chamber in November. Included within this 60 percent is a 17% chance that the Senate ends up evenly split with a Democratic vice president providing the tie-breaking vote.

Sean Hannity Is One of Trump’s Biggest Supporters at $31 Million

$31 million

Amount of free advertising Fox News host Sean Hannity has given Donald Trump’s campaign, according to an analysis by liberal watchdog Media Matters.

Maybe Hillary Doesn’t Understand ‘Conflict of Interest’

85

“Of 154 people from private interests who met or had phone conversations scheduled with Clinton while she led the State Department donated to her family charity or pledged commitments to its international programs… Combined, the 85 donors contributed as much as $156 million. At least 40 donated more than $100,000 each, and 20 gave more than $1 million,” AP reports.

If the Election Were Held Today …

95%

If the presidential election were held today, Clinton would win the key swing states of Florida, Ohio and Virginia, according to the Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation project. It also says that Clinton has a 95 percent chance of beating Trump. That’s out in front of most probability indicators. (Predictwise: 79 percent. FiveThirtyEight: 84.4 percent.)

Trump Campaign Supports Trump Brands

$7.7 million

Amount Donald Trump’s campaign has spent through July on Trump-branded products, including reimbursements to Trump-named surrogates, the Washington Post reports.

Clinton Maintaining National Lead Over Trump

8 points

The latest new NBC News/SurveyMonkey tracking poll shows Hillary Clinton continues to hold a large national lead over Donald Trump, 50% to 42%. Clinton’s 8-point advantage is virtually unchanged from her 9-point lead last week, and she has seen similar margins since the end of July.

Trump Relies on a 12-Year-Old Campaign Manager in Colorado

12

Age of Weston Imer, who runs the Jefferson County operation for the Trump campaign “in one of the most important counties in swing state Colorado,” KDVR-TV reports.

Most Economists Favor Clinton on Economy

55%

Of professional economists said they believe Hillary Clinton would be the best choice to oversee the U.S. economy as president, according to a new National Association of Business Economics survey. Donald Trump had just 14% support, behind Libertarian Gary Johnson (15%) and “Don’t Know/No Opinion” (15%).