Forget the Monmouth poll (that made the race a tie among the top three) please….
Joe Biden is comfortably ahead of the Democrats vying for the parties nomination 5 months out from the actual voting….
The race appears to be for second place between Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren….
THAT race will probable assure Biden the nomination with both still running…..
A new Quinnipiac poll finds Joe Biden leading the Democratic presidential race with 32%, followed by Elizabeth Warren at 19%, Bernie Sanders at 15%, Kamala Harris at 7%, Pete Buttigieg at 5% and Andrew Yang at 3%. No other candidate tops 1%.
In hypothetical general election match ups, the top four candidates all beat President Trump by double digits.
Said pollster Mary Snow: “In hypothetical matchups between President Trump and the top five Democratic presidential candidates, one key number is 40. It’s the ceiling of support for Trump, no matter the candidate. It hovers close to his job approval rating, which has stayed in a tight range since being elected.”
Biden, lead Trump by 10 points (and the other top Democrats by less) now in a state Clinton lost to Trump….Michigan…
A new EPIC-MRA poll in Michigan finds Joe Biden leading President Trump in a general election match up, 51% to 41%.
“But while Biden’s 10-point lead — more than double the 4-percentage-point margin of error in the poll — is the largest lead posted by a Democrat in the poll, Biden isn’t the only one with an edge over the sitting Republican president…. The three other top candidates running — Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris — all lead Trump, though by smaller margins.”
A new USA Today/Suffolk poll finds joe Biden retained a wide lead over the Democratic Presidential filed at 32%, followed by Elizabeth Warren at 14%, and Bernie Sanders at 12%.
Only three other candidates received support above 2%: Pete Buttigieg and Kamala Harris, each at 6%, and Andrew Yang at 3%. At 2% were Beto O’Rourke and Cory Booker.