Poll: Trump, Clinton in statistical tie

Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump reversed course on flavored e-cigarette ban over fear of job losses: report Trump to award National Medal of Arts to actor Jon Voight Sondland notified Trump officials of investigation push ahead of Ukraine call: report MORE and Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonImpeachment hearings don't move needle with Senate GOP GOP divided over impeachment trial strategy 'Too Far Left' hashtag trends on Twitter MORE are in a statistical tie in a head-to-head match-up for the presidency, a new national poll released Wednesday finds.

The Reuters/Ipsos poll showed Clinton with 41 percent support to Trump’s 40 percent. Nineteen percent of voters are still undecided.


Trump is surging as the GOP's presumptive nominee since Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzOvernight Defense: Erdoğan gets earful from GOP senators | Amazon to challenge Pentagon cloud contract decision in court | Lawmakers under pressure to pass benefits fix for military families Erdoğan gets earful from GOP senators at White House Senators confirm Erdoğan played 'propaganda' video in White House meeting MORE and John Kasich exited race. Last week, Clinton, the Democratic front-runner, led Trump by about 13 points in the same poll.

Polls are showing a race between Trump and Clinton tightening in recent days.

The two are neck and neck in Ohio, Florida and Pennsylvania, a Quinnipiac poll released Tuesday found.

But Democrats are brushing off polls showing Clinton in a dead heat with Trump, citing his low approval ratings with important groups like Hispanics and casting doubt on polls conducted at this point in the cycle.

The poll was conducted from May 6 to 10 and surveyed 1,289 likely voters online. The margin of error was 3 percentage points.