Clinton Bounds Ahead Of Trump In New Monmouth Poll Of Nevada


Hillary Clinton comes out seven points ahead of Donald Trump in Nevada, taking the lead from the businessman with Las Vegas properties in the latest Monmouth University poll.

Clinton leads the race by seven points, 47-40, among Nevada’s likely voters, with Libertarian Gary Johnson polling at 7 percent.

The former Secretary of State has taken Trump’s lead in Nevada since Monmouth last polled the Silver State. In that poll, Trump led +2 and now Clinton is ahead +7.

The Monmouth University poll was conducted via live telephone interview from Oct. 14-17 among 413 likely Nevada voters, with a margin of error of plus or minus 4.8 percent.

TPM’s PollTracker Average for the general election in Nevada shows Clinton leading Trump, 47 to 42.