Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 2 percentage points among likely voters, according to a national Fox News poll released on Friday.
In a four-way race, Clinton earned 45 percent support in the survey, which was conducted from Nov. 1 to 3, while Trump received 43 percent. Five percent of those surveyed said they support Libertarian Gary Johnson, and 2 percent said they support the Green Party’s Jill Stein.
Fox’s last national survey, conducted between Oct. 22 and 25, had Clinton up 3 points, 44 percent to Trump’s 41 percent in a four-person field.
The survey also found small shifts in likely voters’ perceptions of both major party candidates. Compared to Fox’s October survey, a slightly larger proportion said they believe that Trump is honest and trustworthy and view him favorably. Thirty-eight percent of those polled said the Republican nominee is honest, compared with 34 percent who said the same in October; 43 percent said they have a favorable view of him, compared with 42 percent in the last survey.
For Clinton, the survey — which was conducted after the FBI’s bombshell announcement that it was reviewing new evidence in her email scandal — reports a small decrease in the percentage of polled likely voters who view her favorably, but an increase in those who view her as honest and trustworthy. (Forty-three percent said they have a favorable view of her, compared with 45 percent in October, while 31 percent said she is honest, compared with 30 percent previously.)
The November poll had a sample of 1,107 likely voters and a margin of error of plus or minus 3 percentage points. The results suggest that Clinton is holding onto a modest lead nationally as Election Day approaches.
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