- Even a verbal slip at the expense of a disabled journalist Donald Trump seems not to approach. In the latest poll by CNN / ORC has only increased the flamboyant Republican presidential its competitive edge.
More than a third (36 percent) of those who " Republican " votes now claims to support Trump. The ' nearest ' rival, now the Texas Senator Ted Cruz, has the support of 16 % of the supporters. Never before in this campaign as Trump enjoyed a comfortable lead. The former neurosurgeon Ben Carson fell to 14 %, Senator Marco Rubio of Florida stands at 12 %. Jeb Bush, fell to 3 %. In mid-October did Bush still supported by 8 % of Republican voters.According to researchers from CNN / ORC difference is mainly made by less educated. Among that group supports 46 % Donald Trump, against respectively 12 %, 11% and 8 % for Cruz, Carson and Rubio. Among the higher educated situation is different. That leads Cruz (22 %) tight for Carson (19 %), Rubio (19 %) and Trump (18 %).