Clinton holds slim lead over Trump in U.S. presidential race - polls | Reuters

WASHINGTON Democrat Hillary Clinton maintained her narrow lead over Republican rival Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential race just days ahead of the Nov.

Reuters November 03, 2016 21:46:57 IST
Clinton holds slim lead over Trump in U.S. presidential race - polls
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Clinton holds slim lead over Trump in US presidential race  polls
 Reuters

WASHINGTON Democrat Hillary Clinton maintained her narrow lead over Republican rival Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential race just days ahead of the Nov. 8 election, according to two polls released on Thursday.A New York Times/CBS poll of 1,333 registered voters found Clinton ahead by 3 percentage points, at the cusp of the Oct. 28-Nov. 1 survey's margin of error of plus or minus 3 percentage points. A Washington Post/ABC poll showed Clinton 2 percentage points ahead among 1,767 likely voters surveyed Oct. 29 - Nov. 1. It also had a 3-percentage point margin of error.

(Reporting by Susan Heavey and David Alexander)

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