Poll: Trump holds double-digit lead in Pa.
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Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump says he doesn't want to use 'adversary' to describe Russia Comey urges Americans to vote for Democrats in midterms Roby wins Alabama GOP runoff, overcoming blowback from Trump criticism MORE holds a double-digit lead in Pennsylvania ahead of the state’s April 26 primary, according to a new poll released Sunday.

Trump leads rival Texas Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzO'Rourke calls for Trump's impeachment over Putin summit Wisconsin GOP Senate candidate rips his own parents for donations to Dems The Memo: Trump leaves chaos in his wake in UK MORE 45 percent to 27 percent, followed by Ohio Gov. John Kasich at 24 percent, according to the NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll.

The poll shows that Trump performs poorly among college graduates, only getting 37 percent support from that crowd, and women, with only 39 percent of Republican women saying they support the businessman.

Alternatively, 52 percent of GOP voters without a college degree support Trump, and the same percentage of men back the candidate.

Pennsylvania is one of five Eastern states voting Tuesday and offers 71 delegates.

Trump also holds a double-digit lead in Pennsylvania in a CBS News Battleground Tracker poll released early Sunday.