Three in four Latinos have a negative view of Donald Trump and more than half judged his comments about Mexican immigrants as racist, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Telemundo poll.
Seventy-five percent of 250 Latinos polled viewed the GOP presidential candidate negatively, with 61 percent describing their views as "very negative." Just 13 percent had a positive view.
Trump has said that Latinos "love" him despite his comments that Mexico was sending rapists and criminals to the U.S.
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Trump leads the field of Republican presidential candidates, with 19 percent support, according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.
The poll of Latinos' views was conducted from July 26 to 30 and has a margin of error of 6.2 percent.