Poll: Trump leads Illinois, followed by bottleneck
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Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpHarris bashes Kavanaugh's 'sham' nomination process, calls for his impeachment after sexual misconduct allegation Celebrating 'Hispanic Heritage Month' in the Age of Trump Let's not play Charlie Brown to Iran's Lucy MORE leads his three Republican presidential rivals by 10 points or more in Illinois ahead of that state's March 15 primary, according to a new poll.

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Trump is supported by 32 percent of likely Republican primary voters in the Chicago Tribune poll released Tuesday, followed by Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzHarris bashes Kavanaugh's 'sham' nomination process, calls for his impeachment after sexual misconduct allegation Sunday shows - Guns dominate after Democratic debate Cruz on reported Kavanaugh allegations: There's nobody Democrats don't want to impeach MORE (Texas) at 22 percent, Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio Rubio The 13 Republicans needed to pass gun-control legislation GOP group's ad calls on Graham to push for election security: 'Are you still trying?' Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick joins CBS News as contributor MORE (Fla.) at 21 percent and Ohio Gov. John Kasich at 18 percent.

Trump led in the poll in all areas of the state, according to the newspaper, including among men and women and those who described themselves as "fairly conservative."

Cruz led among the third of Illinois voters who identify as "very conservative," however, leading 36 percent to 28 percent over Trump for that group.

The Illinois primary, with 69 delegates at stake, will be held on the same day as Florida's and Ohio's winner-take-all contests, where Rubio and Kasich are hoping to secure their home states in an effort to keep Trump below the required threshold of delegates needed to secure the Republican nomination.

The survey of 600 registered Illinois voters likely to participate in the Illinois primary next week was conducted March 2-6 with a margin of error of 4.1 percentage points.