Poll: Libertarian Johnson beating Trump with millennials in Colorado
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Libertarian presidential nominee Gary JohnsonGary Earl JohnsonPotential GOP primary challenger: Trump's 'contempt for the American people' behind possible bid The Hill's 12:30 Report — Presented by Kidney Care Partners — Trump escalates border fight with emergency declaration Former Mass. governor takes step toward Trump primary challenge MORE is beating Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpWarren: 'White supremacists pose a threat to the United States like any other terrorist group' National Enquirer paid 0,000 for Bezos texts: report Santorum: Trump should 'send emails to a therapist' instead of tweeting MORE among millennial voters in Colorado, a new poll finds.

The latest Quinnipiac University Poll shows Johnson with an 11-point advantage over Trump among voters between 18 and 34 years of age, station Fox 31 Denver reports.

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"Gary Johnson's campaign is the only one gaining steam the other two are dying day-by-day," said Johnson's Colorado campaign spokesman, Steve Kerbel. "Governor Johnson likes to say most people are libertarian, they just don't know it yet."

Overall, the poll shows Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonOvernight Health Care: CDC pushes for expanding HIV testing, treatment | Dem group launches ads attacking Trump on Medicare, Medicaid cuts | Hospitals, insurers spar over surprise bills | O'Rourke under pressure from left on Medicare for all O'Rourke faces sharp backlash from left Dem strategist says South Carolina will be first 'real test' for O'Rourke MORE leading among all Colorado voters, with 41 percent support. Trump, the GOP nominee, follows with 33 percent. Johnson has 16 percent.

The poll comes as Johnson is making a strong push to get on the presidential debate stage. To do so, he must average 15 percent in a national polls.

Johnson is currently polling around 8.6 percent. 

The Quinnipiac University Poll surveyed 830 likely Colorado voters with a margin of error of 3.4 percent.