Nevada Poll: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton Level at 43 Percent


Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are tied at 43 percent in Nevada, according to the latest poll by Emerson College.

Trump gets most of the independent votes, at 47 percent to 36 percent, but Clinton has a 59 percent to 21 percent share of Latino voters in the state, according to the poll. Roughly 22 percent of the voters in the state are Latinos.

According to Real Clear Politics, Clinton is slightly ahead in the polling average in the state, by just 1.4 percent. In 2012, President Barack Obama won the state, and its six electoral votes, by almost seven points, 52.4 percent to 45.7 percent.

The poll was conducted in English and Spanish from Oct. 2 to Oct. 4, and included 700 likely general election voters, yielding a margin of error of plus or minus 3.6 percent.