Poll: Clinton, Trump tied in four-way race
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Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonDem strategist says Clinton ‘absolutely’ has a role to play in 2020 Left-leaning journalist: Sanders would be 'formidable candidate' against Trump Clinton hits EPA for approval of pesticide dump: ‘We need bees!’ MORE and GOP rival Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpAverage tax refunds down double-digits, IRS data shows White House warns Maduro as Venezuela orders partial closure of border with Colombia Trump administration directs 1,000 more troops to Mexican border 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 JohnsonPotential GOP primary challenger: Trump's 'contempt for the American people' behind possible bid The Hill's 12:30 Report — Presented by Kidney Care Partners — Trump escalates border fight with emergency declaration Former Mass. governor takes step toward Trump primary challenge 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.