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Trump Dominates South Carolina Polls Against Rival Nikki Haley

In a recent poll conducted by Fabrizio, Lee & Associates for the pro-Trump MAGA Inc. PAC, former President Donald Trump has emerged as the clear front-runner in South Carolina, overshadowing his GOP primary rival and the state’s own Nikki Haley.

According to the survey, Trump commands a substantial lead with 66 percent support among likely South Carolina Republican primary voters, while Nikki Haley trails with 31 percent. The results, initially reported by The Messenger, highlight Trump’s significant popularity in the state.

Breaking down the numbers, 59 percent of respondents express a firm commitment to voting for Trump, with an additional six percent leaning towards supporting him. In contrast, only 24 percent of participants unequivocally back Haley, while seven percent express a probable inclination. A remaining four percent remain undecided.

Even with the endorsement of former Rep. Liz Cheney, Haley’s support sees a decline to 29 percent, while Trump’s support remains unwavering. Notably, the percentage of voters firmly committed to Haley drops from 24 percent to 21 percent after this revelation.

The polling firm’s memo emphasizes that despite positive job approval for Haley and significant ad spending against Trump, South Carolina remains solidly in Trump’s camp. The state is described as “Trump country,” reflecting the enduring support for the former president.

Meanwhile, President Joe Biden acknowledges Trump’s strong position, declaring him the presumptive Republican nominee following a decisive victory in the New Hampshire primary. Biden’s campaign is facing various challenges, including low approval ratings, concerns about his age, and discontent among key demographics.

Exit polling from the New Hampshire primaries reveals that voters prioritize issues such as the illegal immigration crisis and the economy, posing potential challenges for Biden and the Democratic Party as they prepare for the upcoming elections.

While Vice President Kamala Harris focuses on a “Fight for Reproductive Freedoms” Tour, emphasizing abortion rights, exit polls suggest that voters are more concerned about issues like immigration and the economy. The focus on these topics aligns with the Supreme Court’s recent decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, giving states more control over abortion regulations.

In summary, the poll results underscore Trump’s dominance in South Carolina, presenting a significant challenge for Nikki Haley in her home state. As the political landscape evolves, the issues of immigration and the economy are likely to play a crucial role in shaping voter priorities and decisions.


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