FLORIDA -- It's the race for the white house.

Donald trump is ahead of his rival, Hillary Clinton, in Florida, but only with a slim advantage.

A new bloomberg politics poll shows the republican nominee with 2 point edge -- leading Clinton with 45 percent to 43 percent of likely voters.

“This race may come down to the independent vote,” said pollster J. Ann Selzer, who oversaw the survey told the Bloomberg. “Right now, they tilt for Trump. By a narrow margin, they opted for Obama over Romney in 2012.”

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