It's October 25 and the PollTracker Average stands at Clinton 50.4 percent, Trump 43.3 percent, a 7.1 percentage-point spread
The TPM Electoral Scoreboard stands at Clinton 302, Trump 195. Evan McMullin is leading in Utah, worth six electoral votes. Alaska, Arizona, Nevada and North Carolina are in the Toss Up category.
These are the kinds of stories that bring a smile to my face. Multiple Republican candidates are threatening TV stations with defamation suits over agreeing to run ads linking them to Donald Trump. In other words, candidates say it amounts to defamation to run ads linking them to the presidential nominee of their own party.
For days Donald Trump has been banging this gong about being ahead in the IBD/TIPP poll which he says was the most accurate poll in 2012. They're now claiming it was also the most accurate in 2008 and 2004. This has been driving me a bit nuts since this is unquestionably false. I decided to check my memory. So I went back to look the latest polls in 2012. Here's what I found.