Exit Poll: How Much Is Donald Trump a Factor in the Alabama Senate Race?

People are often asked why they’re voting in an election. Lately, people say that votes are based on Donald Trump, that his presence puts things in play.

According to the Washington Post exit poll, the Trump factor represents quite a large percentage of why people are voting: (click for full size):

51 percent say Trump is not a factor but for 47 percent it is and Trump has quite a lead in that case.

But among the 51 percent, Jones has a 10 point lead. Overall, it is nearly a wash.