Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonAgriculture head backs Perez in DNC race Hillary Clinton tweets well-wishes to Bushes Chelsea Clinton: We must keep fighting MORE leads the other potential 2016 Democratic presidential candidates by a six-to-one margin, while the Republican race is wide open, a new poll suggests.
Clinton received 73 percent of support for a presidential bid among Democrats and independents leaning that way, according to a Washington Post-ABC News poll released Thursday.
Vice President Biden came in second place with 12 percent support and Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenTrump Treasury pick to defend foreclosure record Five takeaways from Price's confirmation hearing Senate panel approves Mattis for Defense secretary MORE (D-Mass) came in third with 8 percent.
The pollsters say Clinton’s lead is the largest recorded in 30 years of Washington Post-ABC News polling.
No one in the GOP field received as much support as Clinton in the poll. Six Republican candidates, in fact, received between 10 percent and 20 percent.
Rep. Paul RyanPaul RyanRyan, Bannon strike surprising truce Obama’s shows his humanity in commuting Chelsea Manning Fixing FDA is literally a matter of life and death MORE (R-Wis.) leads the pack with 20 percent support, with former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) in second with 18 percent. Christie came in third place with only 13 percent among Republicans and independents leaning in that direction.
Forty-three percent of Republicans view Christie favorably, compared to 33 percent who view him unfavorably, the poll indicates.
Three Republican senators who may also run received the least amount of support in the poll. Ted CruzTed CruzCaitlyn Jenner to attend Trump inauguration: report Trump’s UN pick threads needle on Russia, NATO Haley slams United Nations, echoing Trump MORE (Texas) received 12 percent, Rand PaulRand PaulPaul, Lee call on Trump to work with Congress on foreign policy GOP senators introducing ObamaCare replacement Monday Sanders, Dems defend ObamaCare at Michigan rally MORE (Ky.) had 11 percent and Marco RubioMarco RubioTop Dem: Don’t bring Tillerson floor vote if he doesn’t pass committee Booker to vote against Tillerson Rubio wades into Trump-Lewis feud MORE (Fla.) received 10 percent.
Four percent of voters leaning Republican said they wouldn’t vote for any of the above candidates. The poll indicated 9 percent of them had no opinion of the GOP field.