In under a month, America will elect a new President. November 8 marks one of the most controversial and decisive presidential elections of all time, for that eyes are fixed on poll numbers for some level of insight into what we might expect.
Polls are’t the only way to track the prospective success or failure of a candidate, another method is to look at how many donations a candidate has gotten, and from where. Renthop uses FEC disclosures for all contributions made to the 2016 presidential campaigns of each candidate to see how they vary across the five boroughs. Check it out below:
With 88% of all active donors in NYC, Clinton has a significant lead over Trump.
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