Poll: GOP voters trust Trump more than Ryan to lead party
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A majority of Republican voters in a NBC/Survey Monkey poll released Tuesday says they would trust presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump knocks BuzzFeed over Cohen report, points to Russia dossier DNC says it was targeted by Russian hackers after fall midterms BuzzFeed stands by Cohen report: Mueller should 'make clear what he's disputing' MORE to lead the GOP over Speaker Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanAEI names Robert Doar as new president GOP can't excommunicate King and ignore Trump playing to white supremacy and racism House vote fails to quell storm surrounding Steve King MORE (R-Wis.).

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The survey shows that 63 percent of Republican and Republican-leaning voters say they trust Trump more than Ryan to lead the party, while 34 percent put their trust in the Speaker.

Ryan, however, is the more trusted picked among respondents from all party affiliations. Sixty percent of likely voters trust him more than Trump to lead the GOP, while just 31 percent trust Trump over Ryan.

Further, 74 percent of likely voters believe that the Republican Party is divided and will still be divided in November.

Among Republicans, 57 percent think their party will still be divided in November, while 35 percent think it will be united by then.

The results are based on a sample of 32,225 likely voters surveyed from Oct. 17-23. The poll has an error estimate of 1 percentage point.

That poll shows Democrat Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonTrump knocks BuzzFeed over Cohen report, points to Russia dossier DNC says it was targeted by Russian hackers after fall midterms Special counsel issues rare statement disputing explosive Cohen report MORE with a 5-point lead over Trump in the race for the White House, 46 to 41 percent.