Donald Trump’s Lead Continues to Grow Nationally: Poll (T-56%, C-22%)
The poll also found that following Trump’s landslide primary victories last week, his support among Republican and Republican-leaning voters nationally is up 6 points. Trump has hit 56 percent support, his highest yet in the NBC News|SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking Poll.
As the primary season winds down, Trump has gained more support from Republican leadership, and Trump’s spike appears to be a sign that Republicans are beginning to rally together to support the front-runner.
Support for Cruz and John Kasich is down this week. Cruz has 22 percent support, down 4 points from last week. Kasich has 14 percent support, down 3 points, according to the tracking poll.