Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton both better show up at the presidential debates starting in late September because they are crucial, according to readers of the Monday Poll.
About 1,000 responses were received to statements about the aftermath of the Republican and Democratic conventions.
Here are the full results of the unscientific poll.
1. The person who gave the best speech at the two conventions was:
Never miss a local story.
Donald Trump 10%
Hillary Clinton 12%
Michelle Obama 51%
Ivanka Trump 5%
Khizr Kahn 22%
2. The disruptions that occurred at the conventions — including Ted Cruz’s non-endorsement of Trump and the constant chanting of Bernie Sanders’ backers — helped make them more entertaining rather than canned publicity events.
Strongly agree 9%
Strongly disagree 13%
3. The presidential debates scheduled later this fall make up an extremely important part of the campaign.
Strongly agree 54%
Strongly disagree 3%
4. If the presidential election were held today, I would vote for:
Hillary Clinton 80%
Donald Trump 14%
Gary Johnson 4%
Jill Stein 1%