WASHINGTON (RNS) — A new poll of Jewish voters shows Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden outshining Donald Trump with the group on every issue, with a majority believing American Jews would be less safe if Trump wins reelection.
But if Biden intends to reach the same level of support with the group enjoyed by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in 2016, he may have some catching up to do.
The national survey was released on Monday (Sept. 14) by the Jewish Electorate Institute, which is affiliated with the Jewish Democratic Council of America. The survey was conducted by the Garin-Hart-Yang Research Group.
The survey asked Jewish voters in early September who they trusted more on a number of issues. Biden was listed as more