By Keith Griffith For Dailymail.com
Published: 14:51 BST, 12 September 2020 | Updated: 14:56 BST, 12 September 2020
A new poll of registered voters has seen President Donald Trump's support slip further behind Joe Biden, following bombshell reports that accused Trump of disparaging fallen troops and publicly downplaying the threat of coronavirus.
The Yahoo News/YouGov poll conducted from September 9 to 11 shows Biden leading Trump by 10 percentage points among registered voters, up from 6 points following the Republican convention.
It follows highly negative articles about Trump, including one on September 3 in the Atlantic claiming that he had called fallen troops 'losers', and a tape released by Bob Woodward on September 9 revealing Trump admitting in February that he was publicly downplaying the seriousness of coronavirus.
The poll found that the negative coverage appeared to be eroding Trump's support.
Six percent of 2016 Trump supporters say they have moved toward Biden as a