Clinton leads GOP field in new poll

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonHillary Clinton slams Trump for spreading 'sexist trash' about Pelosi Gillibrand seizes on abortion debate to jump-start campaign DNC boss says candidates to be involved in debate lottery MORE wins hypothetical matchups against every 2016 Republican White House hopeful, according to a new poll.

Retired neurosurgeon Ben CarsonBenjamin (Ben) Solomon CarsonTrump administration to make it easier for adoption agencies to reject same-sex couples: report READ: Ben Carson's letter clarifying testimony on protections for homeless transgender people Exclusive: Carson seeks to clean up testimony on protections for homeless transgender people MORE fares best against the former secretary of State but still falls short among all registered voters in the MSNBC/Telemundo/Marist survey.


Clinton edges out Carson by 1 percentage point, 48 to 47 percent, pollsters found.

She would top Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) by 3 points, 48 to 45 percent.

Clinton's biggest lead over GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump — she enjoys an 11-point advantage over the outspoken billionaire. She earns 52 percent support from all registered voters versus 41 percent for Trump.

Clinton also leads Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) by 7 points and former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-Fla.) by 4 points.

The new poll additionally found that voters split evenly over generic Democratic and Republican presidential candidates, with 45 percent backing each one.

MSNBC/Telemundo/Marist conducted its latest sampling of 2,360 registered voters from Nov. 15–Dec. 2. It has a 2 percent margin of error.