Five Republicans neck and neck in 2016 race: poll

Republican presidential candidate Senator Marco Rubio has 10 percent support in the nomination race, according to a pollFive White House hopefuls are tied atop the Republican nomination race, a national poll released Thursday showed, making it anyone’s guess who will battle the Democratic nominee in 2016. The leading quintet, who include former Florida governor Jeb Bush — who has yet to declare his candidacy — and Senator Marco Rubio, were clustered at 10 percent support each, with none beating the early frontrunner Hillary Clinton in head-to-head matchups. Libertarian-leaning Senator Rand Paul trailed with seven percent, while Senator Ted Cruz claimed six percent and business magnate Donald Trump five percent.

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