Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonLaura Ingraham mulling Senate run: report 19 companies that Trump has tweeted about Democrats wed themselves to abortion at their electoral peril MORE holds a 17-point lead over rival Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersSanders, Dems defend ObamaCare at Michigan rally Sanders: Not a 'bad thing' if Comey resigns Sanders: Trump should tweet support for Medicare, Social Security MORE (I-Vt.) in Michigan, according to a new poll released just days before the state’s voters head to the polls.
Pollsters noted, however, that Clinton’s support is more narrow among the larger Democratic electorate, at 52 to 44 percent.
Clinton leads Sanders among Michigan’s African-Americans, those ages 45 and older, Democrats, women, men, and whites.
Sanders leads among the state’s independents and those under 45 years old.
Both Clinton and Sanders would beat GOP front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpCNN to Spicer: Acosta has our complete support MLK III: 'Very constructive' Trump meeting Kerry: Trump comments on German chancellor ‘inappropriate’ MORE in a hypothetical general election match-up in Michigan, according to the poll, with Sanders winning by 22 points and Clinton by 16 points.
The NBC/WSJ/Marist poll, conducted March 1-3, has a 4.2 percent margin of error.