Clinton, Trump in tight races in Florida, Ohio
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Presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpGrant Woods, longtime friend of McCain and former Arizona AG, dies at 67 Super PACs release ad campaign hitting Vance over past comments on Trump Glasgow summit raises stakes for Biden deal MORE and Democratic front-runner Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonSuper PACs release ad campaign hitting Vance over past comments on Trump I voted for Trump in 2020 — he proved to be the ultimate RINO in 2021 Neera Tanden tapped as White House staff secretary MORE are in close races in Florida and Ohio, according to a new CBS News battleground tracker poll.

In a hypothetical match-up between the two in Florida, Clinton leads Trump by 1 point, 43 percent to 42 percent.


Clinton has a 5-point advantage over the presumptive GOP nominee, 44 to 39 percent, in Ohio.

In a match-up between Trump and Democratic candidate Bernie SandersBernie SandersSanders on Medicare expansion in spending package: 'Its not coming out' Briahna Joy Gray: Biden must keep progressive promises or risk losing midterms Overnight Health Care — Presented by Carequest — Study finds Pfizer vaccine almost 91 percent effective for 5 to 11 year olds MORE in Florida, the two candidates are tied at 44 percent each. Sanders, however, has a 9-point lead over Trump in Ohio, 48 to 39 percent, according to the poll.

Sanders has an advantage over Trump among younger voters and independents.

In both Florida and Ohio, Trump has at least eight in 10 Republicans backing him. Clinton also has the support of at least eight in 10 Democrats in both states.

According to the poll, 25 percent of those who are backing Clinton in Ohio say they support her because they oppose Trump. About 30 percent of those backing Trump in both Ohio and Florida say they are supporting the candidate because they want to stop Clinton.

The online polls have margins of error of 4 percentage points in Florida and 3.7 points in Ohio.