Sanders leads Clinton by 6 points in Wisconsin
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie SandersBernie SandersOVERNIGHT ENERGY: Trump signs order removing environmental reviews for major projects | New Trump air rule will limit future pollution regulations, critics say | DNC climate group calls for larger federal investment on climate than Biden plan Google: Chinese and Iranian hackers targeting Biden, Trump campaigns Sanders: Police departments that violate civil rights should lose federal funding MORE holds a 6-point lead over rival Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMark Cuban says he's decided not to run for president Trump official criticizes ex-Clinton spokesman over defunding police tweet Poll: Biden leads Trump, Cunningham neck and neck with Tillis in North Carolina MORE in Wisconsin less than a week before the state’s primary, a new poll finds.


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.