White Republicans Are Coming Home To Donald Trump, At Just The Right Time
By Washington Post,Oct 30, 2016
Since the conventions, a key question in the presidential race has been whether Donald Trump could hold together a substantial Republican voting bloc — and what that bloc might look like. When his poll numbers tanked shortly after the Democratic National Convention (and Trump's fight with the Gold Star Khan family), it was largely a function of Republicans' bailing. In more recent national polls, which have shown the margin between Trump and Hillary Clinton all over the map, we could look at how much support Trump got from Republicans as a key factor driving the results.