Poll: Clinton, Trump tied in four-way race
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Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonPoll: Trump leads 2024 Republican field with DeSantis in distant second The politics of 'mind control' No Hillary — the 'Third Way' is the wrong way MORE and GOP rival Donald TrumpDonald TrumpFormer New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver dead at 77 Biden, Democrats losing ground with independent and suburban voters: poll Bipartisan Senate group discusses changes to election law MORE are tied among likely voters in a four-way race nationally, according to a new poll.

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The major-party nominees each take 42 percent in the CBS News/New York Times poll released Thursday morning.

Libertarian nominee Gary JohnsonGary Earl JohnsonBiden broadened Democratic base, cut into Trump coalition: study New Mexico lawmakers send recreational marijuana bills to governor Judge throws out murder convictions, releases men jailed for 24 years MORE has 8 percent, and Green Party nominee Jill Stein has 4 percent.

Clinton has a 2-point lead over Trump among registered voters in that scenario, 41 to 39 percent, with Johnson taking 22 percent and Stein 5 percent.

Clinton also leads Trump among likely voters by 2 points in a two-way race, 46 to 44 percent.

Her lead widens among registered voters, 46 to 41 percent, in a two-way race.

Pollsters questioned 1,433 registered voters from Sept. 9 to 13. The poll has a 3 percentage point margin of error.

Recent polls show a tightening race between Clinton and Trump at both the state and national levels before November.

A Quinnipiac University survey released Wednesday, for example, found Trump has halved Clinton’s lead from 10 to 5 percent nationwide since the end of August.

A CNN/ORC poll issued the same day, meanwhile, found Trump leading Clinton by single digits in both Florida and Ohio.

Clinton leads Trump by about 2 points in a two-way matchup nationwide, according to the latest RealClearPolitics average of polls.

This report was updated at 7:43 a.m.