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L.A. Times/USC Dornsife Poll: Trump 47%, Clinton 40%

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks on the last day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania — A new USC Dornsife / Los Angeles Times Presidential Election Poll released Wednesday shows Republican nominee Donald Trump with 47% support among likely voters, and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton with 40.4% — the largest lead for the Republican thus far in the 2016 presidential race.

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US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks on the last day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio

L.A. Times/USC Dornsife Poll: Trump 47%, Clinton 40%

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania — A new USC Dornsife / Los Angeles Times Presidential Election Poll released Wednesday shows Republican nominee Donald Trump with 47% support among likely voters, and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton with 40.4% — the largest lead for the Republican thus far in the 2016 presidential race.

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