14th and G Podcast

5 Numbers That Mattered This Week

Trump’s campaign hasn’t run television advertisements since he vanquished his rivals for the GOP nomination back in May, but don’t tell that to voters who are seeing him on television day after day. Republican super-lobbyist Bruce Mehlman posted a slide on Twitter this week with data from online pollster Fluent, LLC, showing 45 percent of voters said they’ve seen television ads in support of Trump. (Fluent’s most recent survey, conducted last Sunday, had that number at 43 percent.)