The New Hampshire nomination voting in is just 6 months away….
Most of The Boston Globe poll’s respondents say they have made up their minds on who they will vote for….
The two New England candidates ARE continue splitting their regional Democrats support giving Biden the lead ….
This could be the story of the 2020 nomination race already…
And this state is NOT a place where Biden’s Black voter support is the strongest….
Beating Trump (electability ) IS the thing that also plays to Joe Biden’s advantage….
The first poll of likely New Hampshire Democrats since last week’s debates shows that penetrating a top-tier of three candidates might be tougher than ever in the state’s first-in-the-nation primary.
With six months until the anticipated February 2020 contest, a Suffolk University/Boston Globe poll released Tuesday found former vice president Joe Biden the leader among likely Democratic primary voters with 21 percent. In second, Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont had 17 percent, and, in third, Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts had 14 percent.
“This is shaping up to be a race between three candidates who all cannot figure out how to get past each other, and then every one else who are really vying for fourth place or just survival,” said David Paleologos, who, as director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center, conducted the survey.
In the poll’s fourth place is Senator Kamala Harris of California at 8 percent, followed by South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg at 6 percent and Representative Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii, who had 3 percent.
Among the reasons why Biden, Sanders, and Warren will be difficult to topple from the top-tier: unlike other candidates, a significant portion of their supporters say they have made up their minds about the race….