Poll: Trump has massive Mass. lead
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Republican primary front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpUS reimposes UN sanctions on Iran amid increasing tensions Jeff Flake: Republicans 'should hold the same position' on SCOTUS vacancy as 2016 Trump supporters chant 'Fill that seat' at North Carolina rally 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 RubioSunday shows preview: Justice Ginsburg dies, sparking partisan battle over vacancy before election Florida senators pushing to keep Daylight Savings Time during pandemic Hillicon Valley: DOJ indicts Chinese, Malaysian hackers accused of targeting over 100 organizations | GOP senators raise concerns over Oracle-TikTok deal | QAnon awareness jumps in new poll MORE (R-Fla.) and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, with 19 percent support each.

Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzVideo of Lindsey Graham arguing against nominating a Supreme Court justice in an election year goes viral Sunday shows preview: Justice Ginsburg dies, sparking partisan battle over vacancy before election Democrat on Graham video urging people to 'use my words against me': 'Done' 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.