Sanders leads Clinton by 6 points in Wisconsin
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The Vermont senator leads Clinton, 49 percent to 43 percent, in the Public Policy Polling survey released Thursday morning.

The former secretary of State has an edge among Democrats in the open primary, 50 to 42 percent, but Sanders defeats her by more than 30 points among independents.

Sanders also leads the Democratic front-runner among young voters and men, but Clinton holds a 13-point lead among seniors.

Clinton and Sanders are in a tight race in the Badger State. A Marquette Law School poll released Wednesday showed the Vermont senator leading by 4 points.

The PPP poll of 720 likely Democratic primary voters, conducted from March 28 to 29, has a margin of error of 3.7 percentage points. The margin of error among all registered voters is 2.6 percent.