Poll: Donald Trump widens lead over Hillary Clinton to 3 points
The online poll shows Trump with 48.7 percent to Clinton’s 45.8 percent in the seven-day polling period ending Sunday. Those responding with “others” were at 5 percent. “Others” in the poll are defined as respondents who decline to pick either Clinton or Trump.
The most recent data reflect a 0.8 percentage point shift toward Clinton compared to data collected a day earlier. Trump was at nearly 50 percent — 49.1 percent — compared with 45.3 percent for Clinton in the seven-day polling period ending Saturday. Trump’s highest number since July 14 was 49.2 percent on July 24. – READ MORE