It’s worth doing an update to yesterday’s post, which addressed the buzz that Trump had begun to close the gap on Biden in all-important PA. Biden’s lead has shrunk in the RCP average there, but one possible explanation is that there were several Republican-allied polls of the state published lately. Those polls tend to be better for Republican candidates. Was Trump really gaining on Sleep Joe or was it just a partisan mirage?
We’ve had five (five!) new polls of Pennsylvania published within the last 48 hours so let’s take another look. Results: