October 8, 2020/Media, Press

Biden Up in the State of Texas, With Leaners Cracks 50%

Austin, Texas — Today, a new breaking PPP poll shows Joe Biden is up in the state of Texas 49-48 over Donald Trump. With leaners, Joe Biden cracks 50%.

To view the new poll, click here.
Other key takeaways include:

  • Donald Trump’s approval rating is underwater, with 47% approving and 49% disapproving.
  • Joe Biden is up a resounding 73%-26% among Latinos.
  • Joe Biden is up a resounding 88%-7% among African Americans.
  • Joe Biden is leading 60%-35% among Independents.
  • Joe Biden is leading 68%-21% among those who did not vote in 2016.

Texas has added at least 1.5 million net new voters to the voting rolls since 2016, and the electorate has become younger and more diverse.

Vote and Texas will be Biden Country.
Texas Democratic Party Executive Director Manny Garcia issued the following statement:

“Texans are demanding change, having their voices heard, and it’s clear Joe Biden is breaking through. Texans everywhere are looking for somebody who will put an end to the coronavirus crisis, protect and expand affordable healthcare, fight for racial justice, and provide competent leadership in these times of crisis. That’s why Joe Biden is winning this race and why he’s poised to win Texas.

“Texas has added at least 1.5 million new voters to the voting rolls since 2016. Texas is changing right before our very own eyes, becoming younger and more diverse, and Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, and the rest of the Texas Democratic ticket are responding to the needs and demands of all Texans.

“It’s time to elect Democrats up and down the ballot in November. This is our moment. Poll after poll shows that Texans are ready for change.”