Monmouth poll: 6-point Clinton lead over Trump day before U.S. election | Reuters - Firstpost
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Monmouth poll: 6-point Clinton lead over Trump day before U.S. election | Reuters


WASHINGTON U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton led Republican Donald Trump by 6 percentage points among likely U.S. voters in a Monmouth University poll released on Monday, a day before the U.S. presidential election.The survey of 802 registered voters found 50 percent backed Clinton while 44 percent supported Trump, with a margin of error of plus or minus 3.6 percentage points, the university said in a statement. Its last poll released on Oct. 17 found Clinton up by 12 points, it said.

Several other national opinion polls released earlier on Monday showed Clinton with a 3-point or 4-point advantage.

(Reporting by Susan Heavey; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)

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First Published On : Nov 7, 2016 22:31 IST

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