Oh My: Hillary Now Trails Six Different Republicans in New National Poll – Townhall.com


Rubio’s up eight, Jeb’s up six, Trump and Carson are up five, Cruz is up four, and Christie’s up three. Fiorina is tied with Hillary, at 42 percent apiece. The sample is R+1 — perhaps a bit generous — but Hillary’s fundamentals remain terrible, including a dead-last (38/58) ‘honest and trustworthy’ score among the field.  And it’s entirely plausible that more Americans are identifying as Republicans in the wake of the Paris attacks, especially as Democrats weirdly channel their energies toward sanitizing the threat of radical Islam and pushing an unpopular refugee policy, while accusing skeptics of un-American bigotry.  Why, based on these data points from the new scientific, nonpartisan nationwide survey, it’s almost as if the Democratic Party is intent on solidifying a reputation of perilously naive weakness on national security and defense.

No wonder President Setback has been so cranky and demagogic lately (his overall approval rating slumps to 40/54 in this poll).  His policies have failed, and Americans know it.  His indignant blamestorming has been utterly unconvincingon substance, even among many Democrats.  The administration claims the facts are on their side regarding refugee vetting.  But they’re not pounding the facts; they’re impotently pounding the table.  Take another look at the “radical Islam” numbers above, then marvel at the breathtaking tone-deafness of this new DNC ad:

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