Trump breaks 50 percent mark in national poll
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Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump defends indicted GOP congressman House to vote Thursday on holding Bannon in contempt Youngkin calls for investigation into Loudoun County School Board amid sexual assault allegations MORE is above the 50 percent mark nationally in an online tracking poll.


The billionaire businessman added 4 points to reach 50 percent in the latest NBC News/SurveyMonkey weekly poll, released Tuesday morning.

It’s the first time he’s reached the threshold since the poll launched late last year.

He’s been in the high 40s since the middle of last month.

Rival Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzOvernight Health Care — Presented by Carequest — Colin Powell's death highlights risks for immunocompromised The Senate confirmation process is broken — Senate Democrats can fix it Australian politician on Cruz, vaccines: 'We don't need your lectures, thanks mate' MORE lost 2 points in the latest poll to fall to 26 percent, while John Kasich is at 17 percent, also down 2 points.

The poll of 10,707 adults, conducted April 18–24, has a reported margin of error of 1.4 percentage points.