Poll: Jewish voters prefer Clinton to Trump
Jewish voters in Florida favor Hillary Clinton to Donald Trump by a wide margin.
That shouldn't be too surprising. After all, Florida's Jewish population -- especially in South Florida -- has supported Democratic candidates for years. But a poll released Friday by West End Strategy confirms it: 66% of respondents said they'd support Clinton with 23% for Trump, 6% Gary Johnson and 2% Jill Stein.
Among Jewish voters, Clinton has high favorability (57%) compared to Trump (21%).
Notably, even some Trump supporters told the pollsters they oppose his proposed ban on Muslims entering the United States. 75% said the U.S. should not ban Muslims.
The group called 500 registered Florida voters "who have distinctly Jewish names." The poll has a 4.4-point margin of error. Read the full poll here.