New Shock Poll in Iowa Shows Elizabeth Warren Trouncing Joe Biden by Double-Digits
New results in an Iowa poll shows Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) trouncing former Vice President Joe Biden among likely caucus-goers.
The Iowa Starting Line-Change Research poll showed Warren with a commanding lead in the Iowa Caucus, with 28% of likely Iowa caucus-goers in the poll choosing her. This is an 11-point lead over her nearest competitors, according to Iowa Starting Line.
It is also a jump of 16% for Warren from the previous poll in May.
Current Iowa Caucus standings, plus changes from our Starting Line/@ChangePolls poll in May:
Warren: 28% (+16)
Biden: 17% (-7)
Sanders: 17% (-7)
Buttigieg: 13% (-1)
Harris: 8% (-2)
Booker: 3% (+2)
O’Rourke: 3% (-2)https://t.co/f6tWYNN23W
— Iowa Starting Line (@IAStartingLine) August 15, 2019
Both Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) were tied for second with 17% each, both losing 7% from the last poll. Mayor Pete Buttigieg came in fourth at 13% and Sen. Kamala Harris has the backing of 8%.
The poll was conducted online August 9 to 11, right in the middle of Iowa State Fair campaigning, and surveyed 621 likely Democratic caucus-goers on questions related to the Democratic primary. The poll had a 3.9% margin of error.
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