More vot­ers in Penn­syl­va­nia want to see Trump in 2024 race than Biden: Poll

More vot­ers in Penn­syl­va­nia, a key bat­tle­ground state for 2024, want to see for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump in next year’s pres­i­den­tial race than Pres­i­dent Joe Biden, accord­ing to a new poll.
The Repub­li­can front-run­ner has 31% of vot­ers sup­port­ing him when asked which can­di­date Penn­syl­va­nia vot­ers would like to see in the 2024 elec­tion, a new quar­ter­ly poll released Thurs­day from the Com­mon­wealth Foun­da­tion shows. Biden sits at 28% among vot­ers, with Gov. Ron DeSan­tis (R‑FL) trail­ing the pres­i­dent at 21%.
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Despite Trump’s hold in the state, his rat­ings dropped by three points from the last quar­ter sur­vey con­duct­ed by the Com­mon­wealth Foun­da­tion, com­pared to Biden drop­ping one point. Entre­pre­neur Vivek Ramaswamy saw the largest increase, ris­ing nine points and now sit­ting at 19%. For­mer Unit­ed Nations Ambas­sador Nik­ki Haley, for­mer New Jer­sey Gov. Chris Christie, and Sen. Tim Scott (R‑SC) all saw their poll num­ber rise as well.
Trump’s vic­to­ry in Penn­syl­va­nia in 2016 helped deliv­er him the White House, beat­ing the Demo­c­ra­t­ic nom­i­nee, Hillary Clin­ton, by less than 2%. In sim­i­lar nar­row mar­gins, Biden took back Penn­syl­va­nia in 2020, lead­ing Trump by less than 2%. Penn­syl­va­nia is expect­ed to play an …