CRI: April 2020 Ohio Poll - In the News

May 12, 2020

An April 2020 Ohio statewide survey, part of BW CRI's Great Lakes Poll initiative, questioned self-identified registered voters on a range of issues, including the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic response, how the president and governor were handling the crisis, as well as the 2020 election. The results were widely cited in the media across Ohio, the nation and even overseas.

The Times of London (UK) - US presidential election: Criticise China and don’t defend Trump, Republican candidates told

New York Times - Ohio’s G.O.P. Governor Splits From Trump, and Rises in Popularity

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Chicago Tribune

Baltimore Sun

The Daily Press (Newport News, VA)

Sun Sentinal (South FL)

Bloomberg – 

Trump Losing Independent Support, Poll Shows: Campaign Update

Jesse Ventura Mulls Third-Party White House Run: Campaign Update

Trump-Backed Protests Are Unpopular in Ohio: Campaign Update

Forbes –

Ohio Poll Shows Five Point Swing Towards Biden, Who Now Leads Narrowly

Polls Show Biden Ahead In Two Key Red States

ABC NewsChallenges to Ohio's stay-at-home order mount as GOP lawmakers attempt to limit health director's power

Business Insider - GOP governors who took coronavirus seriously saw a huge polling bump. Trump didn't, and is tanking

USA Today - Ohio isn't off the table. It's still a battleground and that's bad news for Trump

Daily Kos –

New Baldwin Wallace Poll Has Joe Biden Leading Trump In Ohio 44.9-44.2

Latest BaldwinWallace/Great Lakes Ohio Poll Has Biden up 45-44

Data shows Trump's efforts to weaponize COVID against governors harming him more than the governors

Associated Press - Governor Set to Discuss Plan to Start Slowly Reopening Soon published in 

US News

San Antonio News Express

Washington Times

Times Union Albany, NY

WFMJ-TV NBC Youngstown

Clay Center Dispatch Kansas

Bryan Times Ohio

WFFT-TV Fox Ft. Wayne

Associated Press - Many Ohio Businesses to Reopen in May with Masks Required published in 

US News

SFGate/San Francisco Chronicle

Trib Live Western PA

The Hour Norwalk, CT

The Village Reporter (NW Ohio)

Point Pleasant Register

Gallipolis (Ohio) Daily Tribune

The Daily Sentinel

The Review (Liverpool, Ohio)

Weirton (WV) Times

The Crescent-News (Defiance, OH)

The Center Square

Cleveland.com/Plain Dealer –

New poll: Ohio likes Mike DeWine much more than Donald Trump; governor gets high marks on coronavirus

What do Ohioans think about reopening the economy: This Week in the CLE

Gov. Mike DeWine enjoys strong public support as he prepares to announce path out of coronavirus crisis: Capitol Letter

Poll: Most Ohioans don’t want mail-only election in November

Ohio poll shows Donald Trump, Joe Biden in dead heat for November election

AP calls Ohio Democratic presidential primary for Joe Biden

Crain’s Cleveland - Ohioans trust DeWine, according to Great Lakes Poll

Cincinnati Enquirer/Cincinnati.com - Coronavirus in Ohio: What is Gov. Mike DeWine's plan for reopening the state? 

Columbus DispatchFewer Ohioans think they’ll get coronavirus, but more respect its dangers, new survey finds

Toledo Blade –

Poll: Many support DeWine's pandemic leadership

Do Ohioans approve of DeWine's handling of pandemic?

Dayton Daily News - Polls show Ohioans confident in state’s response to coronavirus

Cleveland Scene - Ohioans Show Wide Approval for DeWine's Handling of Coronavirus Crisis, Uncertain of Reopening the Economy, BW Poll Shows

City Beat Cincinnati - Poll: Ohioans Approve of DeWine's Handling of Coronavirus Crisis, But Are Uncertain of Reopening Economy

Spectrum1 Ohio statewide - DeWine, Acton Earn High Marks in Ohio Poll for COVID-19 Response; Trump and Biden Tied in Presidential Race

WEWS-TV ABC Cleveland –

85% of Ohioans approve of Gov. Mike DeWine's handling of pandemic, poll says

Ohio wraps up its March 17 primary 42 days later with vote by mail election

Ohio election officials look to see what lessons are to be learned from vote by mail primary

WOIO-TV CBS Cleveland –

DeWine comes out ahead of President Trump with Ohio voters on handling of pandemic

Dr. Terri Towner explains new polling data on Gov. Mike DeWine

WJW-TV Fox Cleveland - Gov. DeWine more trustworthy than President Trump on coronavirus according to new poll

WKYC-TV NBC Cleveland –

New poll shows 85% approve of Gov. DeWine's handling of coronavirus, but more remain uncertain about his reopening plan

Nearly 11 percent of Ohioans say they won't get coronavirus vaccine when it's available, another 26 percent 'unsure 

New poll: President Trump, Joe Biden neck & neck among Ohio voters

WCMH-TV NBC Columbus - Poll shows Ohioans support DeWine, worry about timing of reopening

WBNS-TV CBS Columbus –

New poll shows 85% approve of DeWine's handling of coronavirus – but more remain uncertain about reopening plan

Nearly 11% of Ohioans say they won't get COVID-19 vaccine when available, 26% 'unsure'

Restaurants, gyms & and salons to remain closed in Ohio's first reopening phase

WDTN-TV NBC Dayton - Poll shows Ohioans support DeWine, worry about timing of reopening 

WXIX-TV Fox Cincinnati - DeWine comes out ahead of President Trump with Ohio voters on handling of pandemic

WKRC-TV CBS/CW Cincinnati –

Poll: Ohioans more trusting of Gov. DeWine than Trump during coronavirus pandemic

Poll: Most Ohioans think it's a good idea to start reopening Friday

WTOL-TV CBS Toledo - New poll shows 85% approve of Gov. DeWine's handling of coronavirus, but more remain uncertain about his reopening plan

KDKA-TV Pittsburgh - Coronavirus In Ohio: Gov. Mike DeWine Says Many Businesses Will Reopen In May, With Limits

WKBN-TV CBS Youngstown - Poll shows Ohioans support DeWine, worry about timing of reopening

WFMJ-TV NBC Youngstown - Poll: Ohioans trust Governor DeWine over White House on coronavirus issues

WTRF-TV CBS/ABC Wheeling WV/Steubenville, Ohio - Poll shows Ohioans support DeWine, worry about timing of reopening

WCPN Radio (NPR Cleveland) –

Poll: Growing Gap In Approval For DeWine, Trump's Pandemic Responses

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WOSU Radio (NPR Columbus) Poll: Growing Gap In Approval For DeWine, Trump's Pandemic Responses

WKSU Radio (NPR Ohio) –

Morning Headlines: DeWine Gets High Marks for Handling the Pandemic; Ohio's Primary Ends Tuesday

Poll: Growing Gap In Approval For DeWine, Trump's Pandemic Responses

WTAM Radio Cleveland –

Poll Says Ohioans Are Still Happy With How Governor Is Handling Pandemic

Ohioans give Governor Mike DeWine's pandemic briefings high marks

WVXU-radio Cincinnati NPR - Commentary: Could Ohio Be Up For Grabs This Presidential Election?

WHBC Radio Canton, OH - BW Survey Shows DeWine Approval, Vaccine Concerns

WNIR Radio Kent, Ohio - DeWine receives high marks in handling of pandemic

WKXA Radio Findley Ohio - Poll Shows Ohioans Trust Governor But Are Worried About Lifting Restrictions

WCSM Radio Celina, OH – Poll Results

Sandusky Register - DeWine announces timetable to reopen Ohio

Steubenville (Ohio) Herald-Star - DeWine: Many Ohio businesses to reopen in May, with limits

Hamilton Journal-News - Polls show Ohioans confident in state’s response to coronavirus

LimaOhio.com - Pandemic poll: Ohioans approve of DeWine

Cleveland Patch - Amid Coronavirus, Ohioans Support Stay-At-Home Order: Poll

Demcast - New Poll Has Biden Leading in Ohio, As Trump’s Approval Rating Plummets

2020 Political Campaign - Handling of Coronavirus Crisis, Uncertain of Reopening the Economy, BW Poll Shows

Taegan Goddard’s Political Wire - Ohio Is a Statistical Tie

AlterNet - This data shows Trump’s efforts to weaponize COVID-19 against governors is harming him more than the governors

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