Illinois presidential race:
Clinton’s lead was slightly more than 20% in the August Illinois poll. It is the first time Clinton’s percentage in Illinois has dipped below 50% since both candidates wrapped up their nominations.
Clinton also still has a more unified party behind her candidacy than does Trump. Clinton has the support of 86.0% of Democratic voters while Trump pulls 73.3% of Republican Party support.
Clinton lead with Independents: 40.7/35.8
Hillary Clinton: 48.6%
Donald Trump: 35.1%
Gary Jhnson: 03.95
Jill Stein: 01.2%