Gee, whatever could the reason be? Two different pollsters have shown a remarkable turnaround for Donald Trump in swing states, but both are GOP-affiliated pollsters and consultants. Emerson, however, is an independent pollster with a long track record in states like Iowa. Their latest result shows surprisingly large changes in both for the Democratic primary and the general election as well.
First, let’s recall the previous results from Emerson’s Iowa survey in October, as the impeachment effort against Donald Trump heated up. Trump found himself in a virtual tie with all three Democratic frontrunners in Iowa, and edged by Bernie Sanders:
For good measure, let’s also take a look at the state of the primary race at that time: