Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s lead is now 5.4 percent over Hillary Clinton in the latest L.A. Times tracking poll.
Trump is now at 47.8 percent while Clinton is at 42.4 percent.
LA Times Poll, which has shown to be the most accurate of the polls in the past, shows Donald Trump up FIVE points over Hillary Clinton
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Trump’s support has jumped four points since last week, while Clinton has fallen three points, a seven point net gain.
The USC Dornsife/L.A. Times Poll asks roughly 3000 American citizens each day about the presidential race in order to reflect the political pulse of the country. Results lag events by several days.