FiveThirtyEight: Election forecast update - Sept. 8, 2016

Clare Malone provides an update to FiveThirtyEight's current general election forecast.
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Transcript for FiveThirtyEight: Election forecast update - Sept. 8, 2016
I'm hold only forecast gives Hillary Clinton about 70% chance of winning the election and Apple's plus forecast gives her a little bit lower of the chance after Labor Day is basically win the general election starts and it got a ton of new polls yesterday twenty new polls came out that were conducted roughly around. The last week to ten days that the real rush doubles and had. State and I'm looking at is actually Maine so Clinton is winning the state overall but trump is when in the second congressional district and that's important. Because I mean is one of two states Nebraska but awards electoral votes by congressional district so charm could actually come out of the state with one electoral vote. Which isn't crazy in in an election not Ohio. But it's still something if the race is close and just for context Mitt Romney actually lost the second congressional district ten points in 2012 so. Some.

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