Clinton, Trump Leading the Way in Recent Illinois Poll

Clinton, Trump Leading the Way in Recent Illinois Poll

Carbondale – If Illinoisans voted today Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump would be the winning candidates for their respective parties according to a newly released poll. The latest poll, which was conducted by Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Paul Simon Public Policy Institute before the South Carolina GOP Primary and Nevada Democratic Caucus, shows Clinton holding a large lead over Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders with 51 percent of the vote compared to Sanders’ 32 percent. Donald Trump is at the top of the GOP field with 28-percent of his party’s vote. The Primary Election will be held on March 15th.