Clinton up 3 points in post-debate poll
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Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonBiden to debate for first time as front-runner Top Trump ally says potential Amash presidential bid could be problematic in Michigan Chaotic Trump transition leaks: Debates must tackle how Democrats will govern differently MORE saw a small bump following the first presidential debate, a new poll released early Wednesday shows. 


The Politico/Morning Consult poll finds Clinton with 41 percent support among likely voters nationally and GOP nominee Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpNew EPA rule would expand Trump officials' powers to reject FOIA requests Democratic senator introduces bill to ban gun silencers Democrats: Ex-Commerce aide said Ross asked him to examine adding census citizenship question MORE with 38 percent in a four-way matchup. 

Libertarian presidential nominee Gary JohnsonGary Earl JohnsonAmash won't rule out Libertarian challenge to Trump Buzz grows Amash will challenge Trump as a Libertarian Potential GOP primary challenger: Trump's 'contempt for the American people' behind possible bid MORE gets 8 percent support in that poll, while Jill Stein of the Green Party has 4 percent. 

Before the debate, Trump had a 1-point lead in the same poll. 

Nearly half of those surveyed also viewed Clinton as the winner of Monday night's debate. 

Forty-nine percent said Clinton won, while 26 percent said Trump won. Eighteen percent of Republicans said Clinton won. 

Of those surveyed, 72 percent watched the debate, and 55 percent of those viewers watched the entire thing, the poll finds. 

Half of those polled said they would watch the debate again. 

Forty-two percent said debate moderator Lester Holt was impartial. Another 27 percent said he was more favorable to Clinton, and 2 percent said he favored Trump. 

The poll was conducted Monday and Tuesday among 1,253 likely voters and has a margin of error of 3 percentage points.