(WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Donald Trump has nearly a 2-1 advantage over his next closest Republican rival, according to the latest NBC News/SurveyMonkey national weekly online tracking poll.
The billionaire businessman earned 39 percent support among registered Republican voters surveyed, a 1-point drop from the previous week's poll. Ted Cruz saw a 2-point bump over the same period, but only up to 20 percent. Marco Rubio dropped 3 points to 18 percent, while John Kasich earned a mere 9 percent.
The recently-exited Ben Carson earned 8 percent, while 6 percent said they did not know.
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