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9.28pm GMT

Trump is departing Washington for Mar-a-Lago this weekend. But no chopper talk before he leaves.

According to a pool report, Trump and Melania Trump boarded Marine One without taking any questions.

9.09pm GMT

We’ve got some new polling out of South Carolina.

According to an ECU poll released today, 28% of likely Democratic primary voters in South Carolina favor the Joe Biden, dropping nine percentage points since its last survey, conducted before the Iowa caucuses. Meanwhile, Sanders is closing in on Biden’s lead, at 20% with Steyer dropping to third at 14%.

Post-NH South Carolina poll!

Biden 28%
Sanders 20%
Steyer 14%
Buttigieg 8%
Amy Klobuchar 7%
Elizabeth Warren 7%

Biden’s lead is down quite a bit. But this is also hardly catastrophic for him.

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Source: theguardian