Trump praises CNN poll showing him up in Ohio
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Donald TrumpDonald TrumpUkraine's president compares UN to 'a retired superhero' Collins to endorse LePage in Maine governor comeback bid Heller won't say if Biden won election MORE on Monday praised a new CNN/ORC poll that shows the Republican presidential nominee leading his Democratic rival, Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonHeller won't say if Biden won election Whitmer trailing GOP challenger by 6 points in Michigan governor race: poll GOP political operatives indicted over illegal campaign contribution from Russian national in 2016 MORE, in Ohio.

"Wow, new polls just came out from @CNN Great numbers, especially after total media hit job. Leading Ohio 48 - 44," Trump tweeted Monday.

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The poll shows Trump with a 4-point lead, 48 to 44 percent, over Clinton among likely voters in the Buckeye State. 

The poll of 1,009 Ohioans was conducted from Oct. 10 to 15, during the time in which multiple women come forward to accuse the GOP nominee of kissing and groping them without their consent. It has a margin of error of 3 percentage points.

In recent days, Trump has been railing on the media and has escalated his claims that the election is being rigged against him.