NBC News reports:
Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump by 7 points in the key swing state of North Carolina, according to a new NBC News/Marist poll. Voters also favor Democratic Senate and gubernatorial candidates and say by 2 to 1 that the state was right to balk at the Trump administration’s Charlotte convention plans .
Among registered voters, Biden, the presumptive Democratic nominee, got the support of 51 percent, compared with 44 percent who backed Trump.
In March, Biden had a 4-point advantage in a head-to-head matchup, 49 percent to 45 percent. Democratic Senate candidate Cal Cunningham leads GOP Sen. Thom Tillis by 9 points, with the backing of 50 percent of voters, compared to Tillis’ 41 percent.
New NBC poll of North Carolina:
Cunningham (D): 50%
Tillis (R): 41%https://t.co/sgpC8KdBpo
— Greg Sargent (@ThePlumLineGS) July 27, 2020