Poll: Half think Clinton lying about health
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Half the respondents in a new poll say Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonOvernight Defense & National Security — Presented by Raytheon Technologies — Nation mourns Colin Powell The Memo: Powell ended up on losing side of GOP fight Powell death leads to bipartisan outpouring of grief MORE has given the public false information about her health.


The Morning Consult poll released Wednesday morning found 29 percent say the Democratic presidential nominee has provided accurate information. 

Just more than one-third, 37 percent, said Clinton's Republican rival, Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump goes after Cassidy after saying he wouldn't support him for president in 2024 Jan. 6 panel lays out criminal contempt case against Bannon Hillicon Valley — Presented by Xerox — Agencies sound alarm over ransomware targeting agriculture groups MORE, has given false health information to the public.

Pollsters also found that four in 10 Americans describe Clinton's health as below average or very poor.

The Morning Consult poll shows 41 percent describe Clinton's health as below average or very poor, up from 22 percent in August. Additionally, 22 percent describe Clinton's health as above average or excellent, down from 29 percent who said that in August.  

Half of voters said Clinton's health will not affect their vote, pollsters found, while a quarter said it will make them less likely to cast their ballots for her. 

Clinton left a 9/11 memorial ceremony early Sunday after becoming overheated. A widely circulated video showed the Democratic nominee stumbling into a black van as aides held onto her. 

In a statement released Sunday evening, Clinton's doctor disclosed a diagnosis of pneumonia. 

The Morning Consult poll was conducted from Sept. 12 and 13 among 1,501 registered voters and has a margin of error of 3 percentage points.

--This report was updated at 12:45 p.m.