In somewhat of a surprise that is sure to not please Democrats, an instant post-debate poll conducted on spanish speaking television station Telemundo found President Trump the clear winner by the margin of 66-34%.
Trump supporters were quick to tout the poll on social media.
VERDICT: President @realDonaldTrump WINS ‼️
CSPAN: ✅ Trump (53% Trump; 29% Biden)
Telemundo: ✅ Trump (66% Trump; 34% Biden)
CNN: ✅ Trump (3 votes Trump; 1 vote Biden of decided voters) pic.twitter.com/eCaskcjTNk
— Kayleigh McEnany (@kayleighmcenany) September 30, 2020
Great news at Telemundo. Post debate poll. Trump 66- Biden 34. Remarkable shocker. Latinos overwhelmingly voted for Trump tonight!
— Wayne Allyn Root (@RealWayneRoot) September 30, 2020
Matthew Dowd countered “Cspan and telemundo weren’t polls. They were self-selected. CBS and CNN actually did polls. Trump lost both.”
Cspan and telemundo weren’t polls. They were self-selected. CBS and CNN actually did polls. Trump lost both.
— Matthew Dowd (@matthewjdowd) September 30, 2020
CNN Instant Poll on first debate on who won, 2020:
Biden 60% (+32)
CNN Instant poll of first debate on who won, 2016:
Clinton 62% (+35)
CNN Instant poll of first debate on who won, 2012:
Romney 67% (+42)
— Political Polls (@PpollingNumbers) September 30, 2020