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Experts: Trump’s labor polling the same or worse than Romney’s, McCain’s

Despite some national media rhetoric, some national experts have shown that Donald Trump isn’t doing any better among union members than other recent Republican candidates, despite trying to appeal to union members more directly than either Romney or McCain. Recent polling from states such as Michigan confirms union members aren’t being fooled by Trump’s tough talk. According to a recent article in the Detroit Free Press, support for Trump among union households in Michigan is about 30 percent. UAW President Dennis Williams said earlier this year that Trump’s support, which had been at 28 percent, declined to around 19 percent. ... Read more