New presidential poll after debate: Hillary Clinton health a concern
Published 2:26 pm Tuesday, September 27, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — The “stamina,” the “look”: A new poll suggests voters are buying in to Donald Trump’s insinuations about Hillary Clinton’s health. They’re ignoring the medical reports.
The Associated Press-GfK poll found voters — especially men — have more confidence that Trump is healthy enough for the presidency than Clinton.
It’s a disconnect considering Clinton has released more medical information than Trump, and that outside doctors who’ve looked at the available data say both candidates seem fine. But it shows the political points Trump scored after the Democratic nominee’s much-publicized mild case of pneumonia.
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Another gender divide: Nearly half of women but just 4 in 10 men think Clinton’s health is getting too much attention, found the poll, which was taken before the presidential candidates’ Monday night debate.