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Fox News poll has Biden beating Trump by 12 points with Americans upset of his handling of protests

Fox News poll shows Biden is beating Trump by 12 points with Americans revealing they disapprove of his handling of George Floyd protests and race-relations

  • Vice President Joe Biden is currently leading with 50 per cent while President Trump has 38 per cent, according to a Fox News poll
  • Trump’s response to Black Lives Matter protests and civil unrest across the country, on top of his handling of COVID-19 have tanked his ratings as of late 
  • Sixty per cent of voters had favorable opinions about the protests for George Floyd, Arbery Ahmaud, Breonna Taylor and more 
  • Trump’s handling of race relations in the country has been frowned upon by voters, with 61 per cent saying that they disapprove.
  • When looking at Biden’s treatment of minorities, 53 per cent believe he respects minorities compared to 35 per cent for Trump. 
  • Trump’s overall job approval rating has gone down to 44 positive compared to 49 in April, when it was its highest

Former Vice President Joe Biden is currently leading President Donald Trump by 12 points – as voters look to the president’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, the killing of George Floyd and the economy with disdain. 

Biden is currently leading with 50 per cent while Trump has 38 per cent, a two per cent increase for the Democrat and a two per cent decrease for the president from their mid-May Fox News poll. 

Biden is seen as the more favorable candidate as 53 per cent have favorable views of him compared to 43 per cent of voters who have favorable views of Trump. 

Vice President Joe Biden is currently leading with 50 per cent while President Trump has 38 per cent, according to a Fox News poll

Trump's response to Black Lives Matter protests and civil unrest across the country, on top of his handling of COVID-19 have tanked his ratings as of late

Trump’s response to Black Lives Matter protests and civil unrest across the country, on top of his handling of COVID-19 have tanked his ratings as of late

Trump’s response to Black Lives Matter protests and civil unrest across the country, on top of his handling of COVID-19 have tanked his ratings as of late.

When it relates to the demonstrations that have become the norm in the United States for the past few weeks, some 56 per cent of voters disapprove of Trump’s handling of the protest.

Sixty per cent of voters had favorable opinions about the protests for George Floyd, Arbery Ahmaud, Breonna Taylor and more. 

Voters are growing increasingly worried about racism in the country, with 81 per cent of voters expressing concern over racism while 66 per cent of voters saw racism as a major threat to the stability of the country. 

When looking at Biden's treatment of minorities, 53 per cent believe he respects minorities compared to 35 per cent for Trump

When looking at Biden’s treatment of minorities, 53 per cent believe he respects minorities compared to 35 per cent for Trump

When looking at Biden's treatment of minorities, 53 per cent believe he respects minorities compared to 35 per cent for Trump (Biden pictured at Bethel AME Church in Delaware)

When looking at Biden’s treatment of minorities, 53 per cent believe he respects minorities compared to 35 per cent for Trump (Biden pictured at Bethel AME Church in Delaware)

Trump’s handling of race relations in the country has been frowned upon by voters, with 61 per cent saying that they disapprove. 

When looking at Biden’s treatment of minorities, 53 per cent believe he respects minorities compared to 35 per cent for Trump.

Black voters are even more critical of Trump, with only eight per cent believing he respect minorities compared to 79 per cent who believe Biden does.

Some 67 per cent of voters also said that unemployment and the pandemic have also caused major problems to the nation’s stability. 

Trump's overall job approval rating has gone down to 44 positive compared to 49 in April, when it was its highest

Trump’s overall job approval rating has gone down to 44 positive compared to 49 in April, when it was its highest

Trump’s overall job approval rating has gone down to 44 positive compared to 49 in April, when it was its highest. 

Biden is leading among young voters, women and black voters. He is also leading among voters over the age of 65. 

Trump is still leading among evangelicals and is still leading for rural voters.      

The study was conducted on June 13-16 through the Beacon Research and Shaw & Company, and was done through interviews held with 1,343 random voters nationwide. 

The poll was conducted over the phone and has a 2.5 percentage point margin of error. 

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