Poll: Hillary chips away at Sanders lead in NH
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersHere's what the Dem candidates for president said about the Mueller report Booker takes early lead in 2020 endorsements Harris wants Barr to testify on Mueller report as 2020 Dems call for its release MORE is well ahead of rival Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonIf Mueller's report lacks indictments, collusion is a delusion Conservatives wage assault on Mueller report The wisdom of Trump's lawyers, and the accountability that must follow Mueller's report MORE in a new CNN/WMUR tracking poll released Sunday that showed a slightly tighter race. 


Sanders takes 58 percent of support among likely Democratic primary voters, compared with Clinton’s 35 percent. 

Sanders dropped 3 percentage points from a similar tracking poll last week, while Clinton increased by 4 percent. 

Sixty-six percent of likely Democratic primary voters say they think Sanders will win, compared with 21 percent who think Clinton will win.   

The poll of 406 likely Democratic primary voters was conducted by the University of New Hampshire Survey Center by telephone from Feb. 3-6. The margin of error is 4.9 percentage points.