Donald TrumpDonald TrumpOvernight Energy: Trump set to sign offshore drilling order Bush ethics lawyer: Trump should strip Flynn of military title Dems might begin again with Kamala Harris and California MORE has more than double the voter support of any other Republican White House hopeful nationwide, according to a new poll.
Four in 10 Americans are backing the real estate mogul's campaign after his victory in the New Hampshire primary last Tuesday, according to a Morning Consult survey released Friday.
Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson and Sen. Marco RubioMarco RubioOvernight Defense: Commander calls North Korea crisis 'worst' he's seen | Trump signs VA order | Dems push Trump to fill national security posts What’s with Trump’s spelling mistakes? Boeing must be stopped from doing business with Iran MORE (Fla.) are in third, with 10 percent each.
Trailing them are former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, with 8 percent, and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, with 4 percent.
Six percent “don’t know” or have “no opinion” on which GOP candidate they support; 1 percent prefer “someone else.”
Trump is also viewed favorably by more than 6 in 10 of his party’s voters, pollsters found. He has a 67 percent favorability rating; Rubio's is 62 percent, and Cruz's is 61 percent.
Friday’s results found that Trump’s support has risen 6 points since his win in New Hampshire.
Trump earned 38 percent before Tuesday night’s vote. Cruz’s 17 percent remains unchanged since Morning Consult's last poll, and Rubio is down 5 points.
Morning Consult conducted its latest poll of 710 Republican and Republican-leaning independent voters nationwide Feb. 10-11. It has a 3.7 percentage point margin of error.