Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 44%, Trump 41% (Franklin Pierce University/RKM/Boston Herald 7/12-7/16/16)

Population 1,007 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Franklin Pierce/RKM/Boston Herald
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

If the election for US President were held today, which of the candidates would you vote for?

Asked of 1007 Likely Voters
Trump 41%
Clinton 44%
Johnson 7%
Stein 2%
Someone else 3%
Undecided 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Trump 7%
Clinton 83%
Johnson 3%
Stein 2%
Someone else 2%
Undecided 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Trump 84%
Clinton 5%
Johnson 5%
Stein 1%
Someone else 3%
Undecided 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Trump 40%
Clinton 35%
Johnson 15%
Stein 2%
Someone else 2%
Undecided 3%

Businessman, Donald Trump?

Asked of 1007 Likely Voters
Total Favorable 38%
Total Unfavorable 58%
Heard of but no opinion 4%

Former Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton?

Asked of 1007 Likely Voters
Total Favorable 42%
Total Unfavorable 53%
Heard of but no opinion 5%

Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president?

Asked of 1007 Likely Voters
Strongly approve 30%
Moderately approve 24%
Moderately disapprove 12%
Strongly disapprove 33%
Unsure 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Strongly approve 59%
Moderately approve 27%
Moderately disapprove 6%
Strongly disapprove 6%
Unsure 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Strongly approve 4%
Moderately approve 11%
Moderately disapprove 17%
Strongly disapprove 68%
Unsure 1%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Strongly approve 21%
Moderately approve 32%
Moderately disapprove 15%
Strongly disapprove 30%
Unsure 2%

US Senator from Vermont, Bernie Sanders?

Asked of 1007 Likely Voters
Total Favorable 54%
Total Unfavorable 38%
Heard of but no opinion 7%
Never heard of person 2%