Then and now: See Electoral College projection 16 days before election
With Joe Biden holding his lead over President Trump in most battleground state polls, CNN's John King breaks down the latest Electoral College projections and compares it to the 2016 election.
In 2020, Women's Equality Day marks the 100th anniversary of women's right to vote. But the fight for equality didn't stop with the 19th Amendment. NBC News Now takes a look at the movement back then, and how far it still has to go. Voter suppression battles, GOP converts to Biden voters, and getting out the youth vote in the final days before the 2020 presidential election are analyzed by activists in conversation with Tiffany Cross. With the presidential election season now in full swing, we can expect to hear more calls for getting rid of the Electoral College, (especially from the Democrats), but is this a smart move? Should we abolish the Electoral College? Steve Forbes on the crucial points critics are missing in their cry to dump the college, and on the risks at hand if the election were to move to a straight popular vote.
What's Ahead featuring Steve Forbes provides his insights and perspective, to stay on top of what's happening in this ever-turbulent world with glimpses into the future. What's Ahead airs Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
#SteveForbes #WhatsAhead On today's What America's Thinking, a new Hill-HarrisX poll finds voters split on whether or not to keep the electoral college as it is. 51% say abolish while 49% say keep. This survey was conducted online within the United States from September 10 - 14 among 3,758 registered voters by HarrisX. The sampling margin of error of this poll is plus or minus 1.60 percentage points. The results reflect a nationally representative sample of registered voters. Results were weighted for age within gender, region, race/ethnicity, income, political party, and education where necessary to align them with their actual proportions in the population.