Clinton leads Trump by 15 points nationwide: poll
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Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonWeek ahead: US raises pressure on WikiLeaks Poll: 85 percent of Clinton supporters would vote for her again OMB director: Government shutdown not a 'desired end' MORE has soared to a 15-point lead over Donald TrumpDonald TrumpJudd Gregg: Trump gets his sea legs Week ahead: US raises pressure on WikiLeaks Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star defaced MORE in the race for the presidency, according to a new poll.

Clinton, the Democratic nominee, leads Trump 48 percent to 33 percent in the McClatchy-Marist survey released on Thursday.

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Clinton also retains her edge over Trump in a four-candidate match-up, earning 45 percent to the GOP presidential nominee’s 31 percent. In that scenario, Libertarian presidential nominee Gary JohnsonGary JohnsonPoll: 85 percent of Clinton supporters would vote for her again Open primaries are the answer to America’s election woes — so what are we waiting for? Trump’s early economic success reveals Obama failures, could presage 2020 landslide MORE takes third, with 10 percent, while Green Party candidate Jill Stein grabs 6 percent.

Clinton’s advantage comes after the July version of the same poll showed her with a slim 3-point lead over Trump.

Clinton snuck past Trump 42 percent to 39 percent in that match-up, which occurred before both major parties' national conventions.

Pollsters found Thursday that 53 percent see Clinton as an acceptable president, versus 47 percent who do not.

Thirty-nine percent have the same view of Trump, contrasted with 61 percent who say the billionaire is unacceptable.

Thursday’s McClatchy-Marist survey did not list a sample size, a margin of error or sampling dates for its latest edition.

Clinton leads Trump by nearly 6 points nationwide, according to the latest RealClearPolitics average of polls.