2020 Election Poll: 83% of Orthodox Jews to vote for Trump
October 14, 2020
According to a new poll conducted by Ami Magazine, 83% of Orthodox Jews will vote for President Donald Trump in the 2020 election, while 13% of Orthodox Jews say they’re voting for former Vice President Joe Biden.
The poll also found that 76% of its respondents believe that the President is unfairly portrayed by the media. The poll surveyed 1,000 Orthodox Jews in 22 states.
The American Jewish Committee found that 54% of Orthodox Jews voted for Trump in 2016. Then, one year into Trump’s presidency, 71% of Orthodox Jews said they supported Trump. A Tri-State-area poll commissioned by the Magazine in 2018 counted 82% of respondents who pledged to vote for Trump in 2020. And, in 2019, the official Ami Magazine poll found that 89% of Orthodox Jews support the President.
The larger Jewish community in America tends to lean largely Democratic. According to current polls, Trump has an estimated 27% of Jewish voters’ support, among the entire American Jewish community.