A new Reuters/Ipsos poll released Monday shows Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden ahead of President Trump in Wisconsin by 5 percentage points, with a closer race in Pennsylvania. In Wisconsin, Biden leads 48 percent to 43 percent among likely voters. In Pennsylvania, the numbers are closer, with 49 percent of respondents backing Biden, and 46 percent supporting Trump. In both states, more voters think Biden would do a better job handling the coronavirus pandemic but Trump would do a better job managing the economy. The polls were conducted online in English from Sept. 11 to 16. In Wisconsin, 1,005 adults, including 609 likely voters, were surveyed, and in Pennsylvania, 1,005 adults, including 611 likely voters, were surveyed. Both polls have a credibility interval of 5 percentage points.

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