Trump leads by double digits in post-debate poll
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Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump calls for Republicans to be 'united' on abortion Tlaib calls on Amash to join impeachment resolution Facebook temporarily suspended conservative commentator Candace Owens MORE is holding strong to his position as the GOP front-runner in the first major poll of likely Republican voters conducted after last month’s controversial CNBC debate.

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Thirty-one percent of respondents surveyed by Reuters/Ipsos threw their support to presidential candidate Trump — 13 percent more than those who said they favored the second-place candidate, retired neurosurgeon Ben CarsonBenjamin (Ben) Solomon CarsonHUD chief Carson broke law with unauthorized purchases, GAO says Trump immigration rule could displace 55K children from public housing: HUD Harris, House Dems push for mandatory carbon monoxide detectors in public housing MORE.

Sen. Marco Rubio (Fla.) and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush have 10 percent each.

According to the online survey conducted between Oct. 28 and Nov. 2, Trump was the respondents’ runaway favorite when it came to managing the economy, foreign policy and the military.

Most voters also believed Trump won the third Republican debate.

Republicans picked Carson, however, as the candidate most likely to do the best job handling the country's nuclear stockpile, with the billionaire businessman a close second.