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Joe Biden goes to church but refuses to take questions from the waiting press as new poll shows Americans feel he will 'calm down' the protests while Donald wants to 'encourage fighting'

By Nikki Schwab, Senior U.s. Political Reporter For Dailymail.com In Wilmington, Delaware

Published: 20:24 BST, 6 September 2020 | Updated: 20:40 BST, 6 September 2020

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Democratic nominee Joe Biden attended Sunday services at St. Joseph on the Brandywine in Wilmington, Delaware Sunday, as President Donald golfed at his Virginia course. 

As Biden was leaving church, he waved to the pool of reporters stationed on the other side of a cemetery from him, and ignored a plea to come over and engage in Q&A. The former vice president has taken only a few questions from journalists in recent months. 

New polling that also came out Sunday showed that nearly a majority of Americans believe Biden wants to 'calm down' the Black Lives Matter protests, while wants to encourage more fighting.  

A new CBS News/YouGov Battleground Tracker poll found that 49 per cent of registered voters nationally believed Biden was trying to calm the situation down, with 39 per cent saying the same thing about

Forty-seven per cent believed was trying to encourage fighting, while 30 per cent sai Biden was stirring the pot. 

Joe Biden waves to reporters as he leaves church in Wilmington, Delaware on Sunday. New polling shows that nearly a majority ofAmericans believe that Biden wants to calm down the Black Lives Matter protests as opposed to throwing more gas on the fire

Joe Biden waves to reporters as he leaves church in Wilmington, Delaware on Sunday. New polling shows that nearly a majority ofAmericans believe that Biden wants to calm down the Black Lives Matter protests as opposed to throwing more gas on the fire 

Biden is seen wearing a mask and laeving St. Joseph on the Brandywine, a Roman Catholic Church in Wilmington, Delaware. He ignored a reporter's plea to come over and talk to the press pool after services, once again avoiding Q&A

Biden is seen wearing a mask and laeving St. Joseph on the Brandywine, a Roman Catholic Church in Wilmington, Delaware. He ignored a reporter's plea to come over and talk to the press pool after services, once again avoiding Q&A 

Nearly half of Trump voters believe President Donald Trump wants to 'encourage fighting' in how he's dealt with the Black Lives Matter movement. He's photographed Friday during a White House news conference

Nearly half of voters believe

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