New poll shows Ben Carson moving into national lead

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A new IBD/TIPP Poll shows Ben Carson leading the GOP presidential race with 24%, followed by Donald Trump at 17%, Marco Rubio at 11%, Carly Fiorina at 9% and Jeb Bush at 8%.

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