Poll: Clinton holds commanding lead in NC
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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonTrump asks Biden to give Putin his 'warmest regards' Huma Abedin announces book deal Mystery surrounds Justice's pledge on journalist records MORE holds a wide lead over rival Bernie SandersBernie SandersOvernight Energy: Biden seeks to reassert US climate leadership | President to 'repeal or replace' Trump decision removing protections for Tongass | Administration proposes its first offshore wind lease sale On The Money: Democrats wary of emerging bipartisan infrastructure deal, warn of time crunch Out-of-touch Democrats running scared of progressives MORE in North Carolina, according to a new poll.

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Clinton is up 26 points among likely Democratic primary voters over rival Bernie Sanders, 55 to 29 percent, in the High Point University poll released Monday.  

The survey of 478 likely Democratic primary voters in North Carolina was conducted from Jan. 30 through Feb. 4. It has a  4.5-percent margin of error. 

Clinton and Sanders are both campaigning in New Hampshire on Monday ahead of that state's primary on Tuesday. Sanders has a 12.8-point lead over Clinton in the Granite State, according to the RealClearPolitics average of polls.

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