Ohio Gov. John Kasich comes closest of all the names tested, trailing by just 42 percent to 47 percent. But Kasich is unlikely to have much support outside of Ohio, and a five-point deficit as your party's best outcome is not really something to brag about anyway. Beyond Kasich, Clinton leads by:
48 - 39 percent over former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush;Gee, do you think this sort of polling might be why Republicans are branching out, not just speeding up the Benghazi chant but trying to link Clinton to the kidnapping of schoolgirls in Nigeria, lying about how long she was in the hospital with a blood clot after a December 2012 fall, and suggesting she might be responsible for Monica Lewinsky telling her story to Vanity Fair? What could be next? Honestly, I'm not sure I have the imagination to guess. Hell, I'm not sure Joss Whedon has that much imagination.
47 - 40 percent over U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida;
49 - 41 percent over U.S. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky;
46 - 38 percent over N.J. Gov. Christopher Christie;
48 - 41 percent over U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin;
51 - 37 percent over U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas;
49 - 41 percent over former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee.