Poll: Clinton, Trump on top before Missouri primary
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Democrat Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonChris Murphy’s profile rises with gun tragedies DNC, RNC step up cyber protections Gun proposal picks up GOP support MORE and Republican Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpIvanka Trump pens op-ed on kindergartners learning tech Bharara, Yates tamp down expectations Mueller will bring criminal charges Overnight Cybersecurity: Equifax security employee left after breach | Lawmakers float bill to reform warrantless surveillance | Intel leaders keeping collusion probe open MORE lead their respective presidential rivals in Missouri three days before voters cast ballots there, according to a new poll.

Clinton leads Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersChris Murphy’s profile rises with gun tragedies Clip shows Larry David and Bernie Sanders reacting after discovering they're related For now, Trump dossier creates more questions than answers MORE, 47 percent to his 40 percent, according to a survey by the Docking Institute of Public Affairs Poll at Fort Hays State University in Kansas, first reported by the The St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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Another 13 percent of Missouri’s Democrats remain undecided between Sanders and the Democratic presidential front-runner, it found.

Trump, meanwhile, leads the Republican field by 7 points in the Show Me State, according to Friday’s poll.

He takes 36 percent, followed by Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzWhatever you think the Alabama special election means, you’re probably wrong This week: Congress gets ball rolling on tax reform Week ahead: Senators work toward deal to fix ObamaCare markets MORE, at 29 percent, Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioOvernight Defense: Tillerson, Trump deny report of rift | Tillerson says he never considered resigning | Trump expresses 'total confidence' in secretary | Rubio asks Army to kick out West Point grad Rubio asks Army to kick out West Point grad with pro-communist posts GOP establishment doubts Bannon’s primary powers MORE, at 9 percent, and John Kasich at 8 percent. Another 17 percent remain undecided ahead of Tuesday's vote.

The Docking Institute conducted its latest sampling of 483 Missourians March 3–10. It has a 7 percentage point margin of error for Republicans and an 8-point margin of error for Democrats.

Friday’s results show both contests are up for grabs, as both show candidates within the margins of error.

Missouri awards 52 GOP delegates proportionally unless a candidate gets more than 50 percent of votes statewide. Should that happen, it is winner-take-all.

Democrats, meanwhile, pick 71 out of 84 Missouri delegates on March 15. The remaining 13 are superdelegates, most of whom are backing Clinton.

Missouri is one of five states voting that day, with Florida, Illinois, North Carolina and Ohio also casting ballots.

Trump leads the Republican field by more than 14 points nationwide, according to the latest RealClearPolitics average of polls. Clinton, meanwhile, holds a roughly 11-point edge over Sanders in the Democratic nomination contest.