Jeb Bush and Chris Christie Atop Presidential Poll
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush
According to the latest CNN/ORN poll conducted in November, Jeb Bush was atop the polls for potential presidential candidates running for the GOP nomination in 2016 at 23%. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was second at 13%. Ben Carson is at 7% followed by Kentucky Senator Rand Paul and former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee. Bush has mentioned that he is actively exploring a presidential run for 2016. So far he's the only GOP member who's went further that any GOP candidate to seriously explore for a presidential run. On the Democratic side, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is the most likely candidate at 66% following Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren at 9%. Also according to the poll if the presidential election were held today, Hillary would win 54% to 41% against Jeb Bush and Hillary would win 56% to 39% against Chris Christie.
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