Poll: Trump has massive Mass. lead
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Republican primary front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpCorsi sues Mueller for alleged leaks and illegal surveillance Comey: Trump 'certainly close' to being unindicted co-conspirator Trump pushes back on reports that Ayers was first pick for chief of staff MORE is lapping the field in Massachusetts, according to a WBUR poll released on Friday.

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Trump leads in the state with 40 percent support among GOP voters, followed by Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioDems have new moniker for Trump: ‘Unindicted co-conspirator' John Kelly’s exit raises concerns about White House future Rubio: We don’t need direct evidence crown prince ‘ordered the code red’ on Khashoggi killing MORE (R-Fla.) and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, with 19 percent support each.

Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzGOP tensions running high on criminal justice bill Strategist behind Warren's political rise to meet with O'Rourke: report Trump tells McConnell to let Senate vote on criminal justice reform MORE (R-Texas) places fourth, with 10 percent support, followed by retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, with 5 percent.

Massachusetts is among the largest states holding its vote on Super Tuesday on March 1.

Trump also has the highest favorability rating in the state among the GOP primary candidates, with 56 percent of respondents saying they have a positive impression of the billionaire businessman.

An Emerson College poll of the Bay State on Sunday found Trump leading with 50 percent support, compared to Rubio’s 16 percent support and Kasich’s 13 percent support.

The WBUR poll surveyed 386 likely Republican primary voters from Feb. 21 to 23 and has a margin of error of 4.9 percent.