Presidential front-runners Donald TrumpDonald TrumpManafort-linked accounts on Cyprus probed: report Republican failure Trump's environmental order jeopardizes our national security MORE and Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonClinton defends April Ryan, Rep. Maxine Waters in speech Lobbying world Trump puts foreign investors first by supporting the Republican tax plan MORE have massive leads in Louisiana just two days out from the state’s primary, a Thursday Hayride/Magellan poll found.
On the Democratic side, Clinton leads Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersIn California race, social justice wing of Democrats finally comes of age Sanders to headline progressive 'People's Summit' The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (I-Vt.) 61 to 14 percent.
The two front-runners seem to be buoyed by the stark racial disparities between the parties’ voters. The survey reports that over half (53 percent) of the state’s likely Democratic primary voters are black, while 46 percent are white. Meanwhile, 91 percent of Republican voters are white, and just three percent are black.
There is also a deep disparity between the two sides’ satisfaction with their own parties. Sixty-eight percent of GOP voters disapprove of Republicans in Congress, while just 13 percent say they approve.
The trend is reversed on the Democratic side, with 54 percent say they approve of Democrats in Congress, and 29 percent say they disapprove.
The field poll was conducted on March 1, and surveyed 609 Republican voters and 865 Democratic voters. It has a margin of error of 3.9 percentage points for Republicans and 3.3 percentage points for Democrats.