Rubio surges in Oklahoma: poll
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A new poll shows Republican presidential hopeful Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioAna Navarro lashes out at Rubio for calling outrage over Trump's 'go back' tweet 'self righteous' US-Saudi Arabia policy needs a dose of 'realpolitik' Media cried wolf: Calling every Republican a racist lost its bite MORE surging in Oklahoma, rising 10 points ahead of the state's primary on March 1. 

The Florida senator takes 21 percent support, trailing front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John Trump5 things to know about Boris Johnson Conservatives erupt in outrage against budget deal Trump says Omar will help him win Minnesota MORE, who takes 30 percent, according to the SoonerPoll. Trump's support in the state was at 35 percent in a Jan. 23 poll. 

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Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzTed Cruz: 'Fox News went all in for Trump' 2 Republican senators introduce resolution to label antifa as domestic terrorists Ted Cruz: Trump's chances of winning reelection are '50-50' MORE places second, with 25 percent support. After Rubio in third, Ben Carson comes in fourth, with 5.7 percent support. No other Republican draws more than 5 percent support.

The poll was conducted Feb. 6–9, largely after Rubio’s shaky performance in Saturday night’s GOP debate but before Trump’s resounding victory in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary and a stronger-than-expected showing from John Kasich.

“Early on, Trump’s been able to channel the anger and frustration felt among Republicans toward President Obama, but anger and frustration can only take you so far in a presidential race,” said Bill Shapard, founder of the SoonerPoll.

Rubio has been endorsed in Oklahoma by two lawmakers, Sen. Jim InhofeJames (Jim) Mountain InhofeSenate panel advances Pentagon chief, Joint Chiefs chairman nominees Trump's pick to lead Pentagon glides through confirmation hearing Trump says US will not sell Turkey F-35s after Russian missile defense system purchase MORE (R-Okla.) and Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Okla.), while Cruz has been endorsed by Rep. Jim BridenstineJames (Jim) Frederick BridenstineFrom Apollo 11 to Artemis: This time when we go back to the moon, we are going to stay Trump meets with Apollo 11 astronauts to mark moon landing anniversary Trump's NASA administrator talks efforts to return to Moon MORE (R-Okla.).

Trump performed best in the poll among self-identified liberal Republicans, receiving 33.5 percent support from the group and 36.9 percent support from self-described moderates.

The poll surveyed 414 likely Republican voters and has a margin of error of 4.81 percent.