L.A. Times Tracking Poll: Trump Leads Clinton 5.6 Percent After First Debate

DURHAM, NH - SEPTEMBER 28: Democratic presidential nominee former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign rally with U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) at University of New Hampshire on September 28, 2016 in Durham, New Hampshire. Hillary Clinton is campaigning in New Hampshire. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Republican presidential nominee continues to build his lead in the Los Angeles Times’ daily tracking poll, beating Democrat Hillary Clinton by over five percent on Friday.

Trump leads with 47.3 percent support, while Clinton lags at 41.7 percent. The poll surveyed 2,560 eligible voters.

Trump had 46.7 percent support on Thursday. Most snap online polls showed voters saying he won the first presidential debate.

The next presidential debates take place on Oct. 9 and Oct. 19.


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