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Christie Trails Frontrunners In Key GOP Primary State

Chris Christie's lead in the 2016 Republican presidential polls is gone as he finishes fourth behind Jeb Bush in Florida, a key primary state.
Christie Trails Frontrunners In Key GOP Primary State
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Gov. Chris Christie is running fourth among Florida Republicans in a matchup of potential 2016 presidential candidates, according to a new poll.

The Quinnipiac University poll puts former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush in the lead among Sunshine State Republicans with 27 percent of respondents saying he should be the party's nominee. He's trailed by Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul at 14 percent. U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida is third among his home state Republicans at 11 percent, followed by Christie who garners support of 7 percent of the Florida GOP.

Christie is followed closely by Texas U.S. Sen. Te...

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