Political Primaries Update for the Week of April 18th

 

What the latest polls show us.

SUMMARY

Donald Trump has a lock on the New York primary. His numbers are so good, it is likely he will walk away with all the delegates (95). He’ll also have a good week next week as his campaign picks up speed.

Mrs. Clinton continues to struggle against Sen. Sanders, even in her home state of New York, but she will likely win.

In next week’s primaries, Mrs. Clinton’s numbers are on shakey ground, except Maryland. Some more upsets are in the offing. As for Mr. Trump, his numbers keep rising in the same primary states.

 

CURRENT DELEGATE COUNT –

 

DEM – 2,382 delegates needed to win
1758 – Hillary Clinton
1076 – Bernie Sander

 

GOP – 1,237 delegates needed to win
755 – Donald Trump
559 – Ted Cruz
144 – John Kasich

 

POLL ANALYSIS FOR WEEK OF: APRIL 18TH

 

TUESDAY, APRIL 19TH

 

NEW YORK

 

DEM– 247 delegates, 44 superdelegates
Clinton up +12.5 points

 

GOP– 95 delegates (proportional)
Trump up +29.0 points

 

POLL ANALYSIS FOR WEEK OF: APRIL 25TH

 

TUESDAY, APRIL 26TH

 

CONNECTICUT

 

DEM– 55 delegates (15 superdelegates)
Clinton up +9.0 points

 

GOP– 28 delegates (proportional)
Trump up +24.0 points

 

DELAWARE

 

DEM– 21 delegates (10 superdelegates)
Sanders up +21.25 points

 

GOP– 16 delegates (winner take all)
Trump up +33.32 points

 

MARYLAND

 

DEM– 95 delegates (23 superdelegates)
Clinton up +23.3 points

 

GOP– 38 delegates (winner take all)
Trump up +13.7 points

 

PENNSYLVANIA

 

DEM– 189 delegates (21 superdelegates)
Clinton up +16.0 points

 

GOP– 71 delegates (winner take all)
Trump up +16.2 points

 

RHODE ISLAND

 

DEM– 24 delegates (9 superdelegates)
Clinton up +9.0 points

 

GOP– 19 delegates (proportional)
Trump up +18.0 points

 

Keep the Faith!

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Tim Bryce is a freelance writer and management consultant located in the Tampa Bay area of Florida. As an avid writer and speaker, Tim discusses everything from business and management, to politics and morality, to systems and technology, and our ever changing world.