New York GOP Polls 2016: Donald Trump Maintains Lead

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Donald Trump appears to have control of New York. (Getty)

The latest New York Republican polls show Donald Trump is maintaining his lead over the field. RealClear Politics has Trump with an average lead of 38.3 percentage points over Ted Cruz and John Kasich.

New York is Trump’s home state and a great showing could allow Trump to win the majority of delegates. The delegates are divided proportionally, but there are certain triggers that allow a candidate to take more delegates once they reach more than 50% of the votes.

The New York GOP primary takes place on April 19. There are 95 delegates at stake.

Here’s a look at the latest New York Republican polls.

RealClear Politics Average

RealClear Politics keeps a running average of the New York polls. The average includes data from four polls. The Quinnipiac poll conducted March 22-29, the Optimus poll conducted March 22-24, the Emerson poll conducted March 14-16 and the Siena poll conducted February 28-March 3.

Donald Trump 53.8
John Kasich 15.5
Ted Cruz 14.8


The Quinnipiac poll was conducted March 22-29. It has a margin of error of 4.6 percentage points.

Donald Trump 56
Ted Cruz 20
John Kasich 19


The Optimus poll was conducted March 22-24. It has a margin of error of 1 percentage point.

Donald Trump 50
John Kasich 24
Ted Cruz 16


The Emerson poll was conducted March 14-16. It has a margin of error of 5.6 percentage points.

Donald Trump 64
Ted Cruz 12
John Kasich 1


The Siena poll was conducted February 28-March 3. It has a margin of error of 6.7 percentage points.

Donald Trump 45
John Kasich 18
Ted Cruz 11