Michael Patrick Leahy

Michael Patrick Leahy

Articles by Michael Patrick Leahy

Poll: Virginia Now a Battleground State As Biden Lead over Trump Plunges to 5 Points

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s lead over President Donald Trump in Virginia has plunged to just five points among likely voters, putting the state back in the “battleground” category, according to a poll released Thursday by the Judy Ford Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University.

FILE - In this combination of file photos, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks in Wilmington, Del., on March 12, 2020, left, and President Donald Trump speaks at the White House in Washington on April 5, 2020. (AP Photo, File)

Poll: Joe Biden and Donald Trump Statistically Tied in Florida

President Donald Trump and Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden are statistically tied in the key battleground state of Florida according to a poll released by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI) on Tuesday.

US President Donald Trump gestures after a rally at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida to officially launch his 2020 campaign on June 18, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Chaos in Suburban Buffalo Schools as 90 Staff Members Take Coronavirus Leave and over 100 Resign, Retire

Chaos and turmoil descended upon one of the largest K-12 public school systems in the suburbs of Buffalo, New York, after Williamsville Central Schools Superintendent Scott Martzloff announced Friday that virtual classes for more than 1,000 students in grades 5-12 would be delayed because 90 staff members took leaves of absence because of coronavirus and more than 100 resigned or retired.

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MAY 14: A teacher collects supplies needed to continue remote teaching through the end of the school year at Yung Wing School P.S. 124 on May 14, 2020 in New York City. In April, it was announced that NYC public schools would be closed at …

Poll: Donald Trump Takes Lead in North Carolina

President Trump now leads Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden by two points in the key battleground state of North Carolina, 49 percent to 47 percent, according to a poll released by East Carolina University on Tuesday.

(INSET: Joe Biden) President Donald J. Trump addresses the nation from the Oval Office of the White House Wednesday evening, March 11, 2020, on the country’s expanded response against the global Coronavirus outbreak. (Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian)

Trump Bump After Convention: POTUS Jumps to Lead in National Poll

President Trump has received a significant bump in the polls in the aftermath of last week’s Republican National Convention, jumping to a three-point lead in the national popular vote and a seven-point lead in key battleground states in the Democracy Institute/Sunday Express Poll released on Sunday.

From left, Donald Trump Jr., President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump stand on the South Lawn of the White House on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Poll: Biden and Trump Locked in Statistical Tie in Pennsylvania

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump by four points, 49 percent to 45 percent, according to a poll released on Friday by Muhlenberg College/Morning Call, a statistical tie given the poll’s 5.5 percent margin of error.

In this combination of file photos, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks in Wilmington, Del., on March 12, 2020, left, and President Donald Trump speaks at the White House in Washington on April 5, 2020. Early polling in the general election face-off between Trump and Biden bears out a gap …

Poll: Biden Loses Black and Hispanic Support After Kamala Harris Joins Ticket

Joe Biden’s lead over Donald Trump in the national popular vote in the 2020 presidential election has virtually evaporated just days after the former vice president named Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his running mate because of a significant decline in support from black and Hispanic voters, according to a poll released by CNN on Sunday evening.

Joe Biden at a GOTV Event with Senator Kamala Harris at Renaissance High School - Detroit, MI - March 9, 2020

Poll: Minnesota Now in Play as Biden Lead Slips to 3 Points

A poll released by Emerson College  on Tuesday shows that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s lead over President Donald Trump has slipped to three points in the key battleground state of Minnesota.

WILMINGTON, DE - JULY 28: Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden delivers a speech at the William Hicks Anderson Community Center, on July 28, 2020 in Wilmington, Delaware. Biden addressed the fourth component of his Build Back Better economic recovery plan for working families, how his plan …