Crucial Poll Shows Who's Ahead In Biden-Trump Race

By Mike Fishmore | May 21, 2024

Harvard Youth Poll

A recent widely reported survey conducted by Harvard University is the most recent to show an increase in support for former President Trump among the youngest voters in the country, who have traditionally been a significant part of the Democratic Party's support base. 
 

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According to the Harvard Youth Poll released by the Harvard Kennedy School Institute of Politics on Thursday, President Biden is ahead of his Republican opponent by 45% to 37% among individuals aged 18 to 29, with 16% of respondents undecided. 
 

Notably smaller

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However, Biden's 8-point lead over the former president is notably smaller than his 23-point advantage over Trump at the same stage four years ago during the 2020 election cycle.