Clinton outmatched Trump by 5%
Clinton gained a five-point lead over Donald Trump after the first presidential debate according to a new CNN/ORC poll.
The survey finds Clinton has topped Trump with 47% to 42% respectively.
Most respondents (57%) say Trump is hiding something in his taxes and almost 9 in 10 say paying taxes is every American’s civic duty.
It is also reported Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson gained 7% from the respondents and Green Party nominee Jill Stein took 2% of their favour.
The poll taken after first presidential debate indicated Clinton's boost at the account of an increased favour from men and from independents.