“I am winning. I am beating everybody and, in my opinion, beating Hillary is easier than beating these people,” he said, referring to his Republican primary opponents.
Even though Trump sits at the top of a national Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday, at 28 percent, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is now steadily gaining on the real estate mogul, polling in second place with 24 percent.
Karl asked Trump about Cruz, and why he has given the Texas senator a pass by not strongly attacking his closest opponent in the polls.
“He is a very nice guy, he has been very respectful,” Trump said.