Poll: Most Republicans think Trump will win nomination
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A majority of Republican voters believe that Donald TrumpDonald TrumpScarborough, Brzezinski named rabbit after Trump Trump Jr. adds to legal team ahead of Senate meeting Conway: Trump doesn't think he's lying on voter fraud, wiretap claims MORE will be their party’s presidential nominee, according to a Rasmussen poll released Friday.

The poll found that 57 percent of Republican voters think Trump is likely to win the nomination, up from 27 percent two months ago, when the billionaire businessman officially launched his campaign.

Only 15 percent of Republican voters see a Trump nomination as "not at all likely," down from 29 percent over the same span.

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Among all voters, 49 percent believe Trump will be the Republican candidate for president, up from 23 percent.

Voter confidence in Trump may be a reflection of national polls that have the businessman up by double-digits in the Republican primary.

RealClearPolitics average of polls has Trump leading the primary field with 22 percent support, followed by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush at 10 percent and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson at 9 percent. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Sen. Marco RubioMarco RubioMexican politicians have a new piñata: Donald Trump Bush ethics lawyer: Congress must tell Trump not to fire Mueller The private alternative to the National Flood Insurance Program  MORE (R-Fla.) and Sen. Ted CruzTed CruzGOP wrestles with soaring deductibles in healthcare bill Cruz: Tax reform chances ‘drop significantly’ if healthcare fails Ex-CBO directors defend against GOP attacks on ObamaCare analysis MORE (R-Texas) are tied for fourth with 7 percent each.

The Rasmussen poll surveyed 1,000 likely voters from Aug. 19-20 and has a 3-point margin of error.