Influence of televised debates on polling in U.S. elections

Change in survey results for future U.S. presidents based on the last TV debate

Influence of televised debates on polling in U.S. elections The statistic shows the influence of televised debates at the polls in U.S. elections.
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Change in survey results for future U.S. presidents based on the last TV debate

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Year of the U.S. presidential electionGains / losses in poll numbers
JFK ('60)5%
Carter ('76)-10%
Reagan ('80)6%
Reagan ('84)0%
G. Bush ('88)1%
Clinton ('92)-6%
Clinton ('96)5%
G. W. Bush ('00)12%
G. W. Bush ('04)-8%
Year of the U.S. presidential electionGains / losses in poll numbers
JFK ('60)5%
Carter ('76)-10%
Reagan ('80)6%
Reagan ('84)0%
G. Bush ('88)1%
Clinton ('92)-6%
Clinton ('96)5%
G. W. Bush ('00)12%
G. W. Bush ('04)-8%
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The statistic shows the influence of televised debates at the polls in U.S. elections.
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