Despite scandals, Dems still love Hillary
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Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonTrump takes aim at media after 'hereby' ordering US businesses out of China Trump knocks news of CNN hiring ex-FBI official McCabe Taylor Swift says Trump is 'gaslighting the American public' MORE holds huge lead over the potential Democratic field despite the escalating controversy surrounding her use of a private email address, a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows.

Eighty-six percent of Democrats said they could see themselves supporting Clinton for president, compared to just 13 percent who said they could not. The margin of 73 percentage points was significantly higher than that of both Vice President Biden, who had a margin of 14 points, and Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenSteyer calls on DNC to expand polling criteria for debates Gabbard hits DNC over poll criteria for debates The Hill's Campaign Report: Democratic field begins to shrink ahead of critical stretch MORE (D-Mass.), who had a margin of 34 points.

Clinton’s favorability ratings have also stood firm from January, before the email flap began. She’s viewed positively by 44 percent of adults and negatively by 36 percent. The poll surveyed people over the course of five days, three of which were after The New York Times broke the story on her private email use.

The controversy surrounding Clinton's emails from her time as secretary of State has dominated the news cycle as pundits and politicians criticize her for fostering a culture of secrecy.

The House Select Committee on Benghazi has subpoenaed Clinton’s emails, and Republicans have taken to cable news to deride her for not explaining why she used the private accounts, which shielded her emails from records laws.

This week, two longtime Democratic senators, Sens. Dianne FeinsteinDianne Emiel FeinsteinTrailer shows first look at Annette Bening as Dianne Feinstein Trump administration urges Congress to reauthorize NSA surveillance program The Hill's Morning Report - More talk on guns; many questions on Epstein's death MORE (Calif.) and Dick DurbinRichard (Dick) Joseph DurbinSenate Democrats push Trump to permanently shutter migrant detention facility House panel investigating decision to resume federal executions To combat domestic terrorism, Congress must equip law enforcement to fight rise in white supremacist attacks MORE (Ill.), both called on her to publicly address the situation.

While Clinton has not made any public comments outside of a tweet, she’s expected to address the media Tuesday.