Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonThe Armageddon elections to come Poll: Trump leads 2024 Republican field with DeSantis in distant second The politics of 'mind control' MORE leads Republican rival Donald TrumpDonald TrumpDeputy AG: DOJ investigating fake Trump electors Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz elected to Baseball Hall of Fame Overnight Health Care — Senators unveil pandemic prep overhaul MORE in the battleground states of Florida and Pennsylvania, according to polls released Sunday morning.
Clinton leads Trump by 3 points among likely voters in Florida, 45 percent to 42 percent, in an NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll. 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 5 percent support, and the Green Party’s Jill Stein has 3 percent.
Clinton’s lead drops to 2 percent in the Sunshine State, 46 percent to 44 percent, in a two-way matchup.
In Pennsylvania, Clinton has a 12-point lead over the billionaire, 49 percent to 27 percent, with Johnson at 6 percent and Stein at 4 percent.
Clinton also has a 12-point advantage in a two-way race, 51 percent to 27 percent.
Both polls were conducted before Friday’s release of a bombshell tape showing Trump making lewd comments about women.
The Florida poll of 700 likely voters, conducted Oct. 3–5, has a margin of error of 3.7 percentage points.
The poll of 709 likely voters in Pennsylvania, conducted Oct. 3–6, has a margin of error of 3.7 percentage points.