Poll: Clinton, Trump on top before Missouri primary
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Democrat Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMcConnell: Taliban could take over Afghanistan by 'the end of the year' Hillary Clinton: There must be a 'global reckoning' with disinformation Pelosi's archbishop calls for Communion to be withheld from public figures supporting abortion rights MORE and Republican Donald TrumpDonald TrumpVeteran accused in alleged border wall scheme faces new charges Arizona Republicans to brush off DOJ concern about election audit FEC drops investigation into Trump hush money payments MORE lead their respective presidential rivals in Missouri three days before voters cast ballots there, according to a new poll.

Clinton leads Bernie SandersBernie SandersSanders on Cheney drama: GOP is an 'anti-democratic cult' Briahna Joy Gray: Biden campaign promises will struggle if Republicans win back Congress Biden backs COVID-19 vaccine patent waivers MORE, 47 percent to his 40 percent, according to a survey by the Docking Institute of Public Affairs Poll at Fort Hays State University in Kansas, first reported by the The St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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Another 13 percent of Missouri’s Democrats remain undecided between Sanders and the Democratic presidential front-runner, it found.

Trump, meanwhile, leads the Republican field by 7 points in the Show Me State, according to Friday’s poll.

He takes 36 percent, followed by Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzCheney drama exposes GOP's Trump rifts Pollster Frank Luntz: 'I would bet on' Trump being 2024 GOP nominee Tim Scott sparks buzz in crowded field of White House hopefuls MORE, at 29 percent, Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioTim Scott sparks buzz in crowded field of White House hopefuls The unflappable Liz Cheney: Why Trump Republicans have struggled to crush her  Crist launches bid for Florida governor, seeking to recapture his old job MORE, at 9 percent, and John Kasich at 8 percent. Another 17 percent remain undecided ahead of Tuesday's vote.

The Docking Institute conducted its latest sampling of 483 Missourians March 3–10. It has a 7 percentage point margin of error for Republicans and an 8-point margin of error for Democrats.

Friday’s results show both contests are up for grabs, as both show candidates within the margins of error.

Missouri awards 52 GOP delegates proportionally unless a candidate gets more than 50 percent of votes statewide. Should that happen, it is winner-take-all.

Democrats, meanwhile, pick 71 out of 84 Missouri delegates on March 15. The remaining 13 are superdelegates, most of whom are backing Clinton.

Missouri is one of five states voting that day, with Florida, Illinois, North Carolina and Ohio also casting ballots.

Trump leads the Republican field by more than 14 points nationwide, according to the latest RealClearPolitics average of polls. Clinton, meanwhile, holds a roughly 11-point edge over Sanders in the Democratic nomination contest.