Poll: Clinton up 10 on Trump nationally
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Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Democrats see victory in a voting rights defeat Left laughs off floated changes to 2024 ticket A year into his presidency, Biden is polling at an all-time low MORE is 10 points ahead of Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump lawyers to Supreme Court: Jan. 6 committee 'will not be harmed by delay' Two House Democrats announce they won't seek reelection DiCaprio on climate change: 'Vote for people that are sane' MORE in a national poll just over a month from Election Day.

The Democratic nominee leads her Republican rival 50 percent to 40 percent among likely voters in the Fairleigh Dickinson University survey released Wednesday.


Pollsters found Clinton’s edge is roughly unchanged when respondents are asked about third-party candidates.

Clinton leads Trump, 45 percent to 36 percent, in a four-way matchup, with 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 grabbing 11 percent and the Green Party's Jill Stein nabbing 3 percent.  

More respondents would also prefer Clinton’s running mate to Trump’s if Sen. Tim KaineTimothy (Tim) Michael KaineWhite House dismisses report of new Build Back Better package The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Voting rights week for Democrats (again) Democrats ponder Plan B strategy to circumvent voting rights filibuster MORE (D-Va.) and Gov. Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PencePences' pet rabbit, Marlon Bundo, dies Pence says both Capitol riot and nixing filibuster are a 'power grab' McCarthy says he won't cooperate with 'illegitimate' Jan. 6 probe MORE (Ind.) were the presidential candidates instead. Forty-nine percent favor Kaine in that situation, versus 41 percent who back Pence.  

Fairleigh Dickinson University questioned 788 likely voters from Sept. 28 to Oct. 2. Its new poll has a 4.4 percentage point margin of error.

Recent polls show the White House race between Clinton and Trump remains competitive.

A Reuters/Ipsos survey out Wednesday, for example, found Clinton leading Trump by about 6 points nationally.

And Clinton leads Trump by about 4 points in the latest RealClearPolitics average of national polls.