Hillary Clinton holds double-digit lead over Jeb Bush, Rubio in Florida 2016 White House poll
Washington, Mar. 22 : Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton has double-digit leads over two favorite sons of Florida in the 2016 presidential race, a new poll has found.
According to the Quinnipiac University Poll, Clinton would beat both Senators Marco Rubio and former Governor Jeb Bush in a head-to-head matchup in their home state of Florida.
The poll found that Clinton has leads over Bush, 51 percent to 40 percent, and Rubio, 52 percent to 41 percent, in the survey of Florida voters.
The Democratic front-runner is incredibly popular, as 62 percent of Floridians look on her favorably, and only a third have a negative opinion, Politico reports.
Nearly 26 percent of Republicans and 56 percent of men have a favorable opinion of Clinton. Rubio has 41 percent favorability, and 34 percent have an unfavorable view.
The poll found that half the state has a favorable view of Jeb Bush, with 35 percent disapproving.