New CNN / ORC Presidential Poll: Trump Still On Top

There is a new presidential poll out by CNN and ORC (Opinion Research Corporation).

The survey finds Trump has the support of 24% of Republican registered voters.

His nearest competitor,former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, stands at 13%.

Neurosurgeon Ben Carson has 9%.

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker have 8%.

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul has 6%, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, former tech CEO Carly Fiorina and Ohio Gov. John Kasich all land at 5%, and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee rounds out the top 10 at 4%.

Trump is the biggest gainer in the poll, up 6 points since July according to the first nationwide CNN/ORC poll since the top candidates debated in Cleveland on August 6th.

A Fox News poll taken after the debate showed drastically different results, with Ted Cruz in 3rd place and Bush in 4th place.  Fox also showed Rubio having 4%.

(Updated post)

http://www.cnn.com/2015/08/18/politics/donald-trump-presidential-poll-debate/

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2015/08/16/fox-news-poll-shakeup-in-gop-field-after-first-debate-sanders-gains-on-clinton/

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