Fox News Report Raises Eyebrows

    While wondering the interwebs, I caught this title from Fox News and couldn’t help but laugh and shake my head at the same time.

    According to reports, Trump has at least a 20 percent edge on Haley going into the Republican primary and has somewhere around 52% of the support.

    From Boston 10:

    Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump has slightly increased his lead over second place Nikki Haley in New Hampshire with four days left until the state’s first-in-the-nation primary, according to the results of the latest Suffolk University/NBC10 Boston/Boston Globe tracking poll.

    The survey results, released Friday morning, have Trump at 52%, two percentage points higher than he had polled in the first two days of the poll. Haley, meanwhile, dropped a percentage point, landing at 35%. DeSantis remained a distant third at 6% for the second straight day. Another 1% chose someone else, 4% were undecided and 1% refused to answer. The survey of 500 likely Republican primary voters was conducted from Jan. 17-18. The margin of error is 4.4%.

    With that in mind below was an actual title from Fox News:

    Here’s what Fox News wrote in their report:

    Haley was edged by DeSantis for a distant second place to the former president in Monday night’s caucuses in Iowa. Trump – the commanding front-runner in the Republican race as he makes his third straight White House run – grabbed 51% of the vote in Iowa as he obliterated the previous margin of victory in a GOP presidential caucus.

    But the latest polls in New Hampshire – which votes second overall in the Republican schedule and holds the first primary next Tuesday – indicate Haley is competitive with Trump while DeSantis is a distant third in single digits.

    Not one place in the report does Fox News link to any report showing that the race is tightening.

    Seriously, since when was at least a 20 point gap a tight race?

     

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