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Rubio in third place in Iowa, new poll shows



Marco Rubio is rising in Iowa, but not like Ben Carson who has overtaken Donald Trump there, according to a new Q poll.

Carson leads Trump 28 – 20 percent among Iowa likely Republican Caucus participants, with 13 percent for Rubio and 10 percent for Ted Cruz. In September, Trump led 27 percent to Carson’s 21 percent.

Jeb Bush is down at an alarming 5 percent, and tied for sixth place with Carly Fiorina.

Full poll results here.

[Last modified: Thursday, October 22, 2015 10:25am]


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