Washington, June 16 : Hillary Clinton has maintained a 6-points lead over opponent Donald Trump after becoming the presumptive Democratic nominee last week, according to a latest national poll.
The new poll conducted by CBS News, finds Clinton with a 6-point lead over Trump among registered voters, coming in at 43 per cent and 37 per cent respectively.
Her margin in last month's poll was the same, but Clinton led Trump 47 to 41 per cent in that survey, Politico reported.
According to the poll, 51 per cent of those surveyed said they expected Clinton to secure the presidency in November, compared with 35 per cent who predict Trump will win the election.
More Democrats and independents expect Clinton to win, while Republicans predict more American voters will side with Trump.