Sanders leads Clinton by 8 points in Wisconsin
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Sanders has 51 percent support, according to the poll, while Clinton has 43 percent support.
Just two weeks ago, the same poll showed Clinton beating Sanders by 6 points in the state, 50 to 44 percent.
Both Democratic candidates have high favorable ratings among likely Democratic voters in Wisconsin, according to the poll. Sanders has an 83 percent favorable rating, and Clinton holds 70 percent favorable rating.
Sanders lead Clinton among voters ages 18–34 and 35–54, while Clinton is leading with older voters, a trend that has been seen in other contests. Sanders also leads the front-runner among independent voters.
In a head-to-head match-up between Clinton and Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpNew Bob Woodward book will include details of 25 personal letters between Trump and Kim Jong Un On The Money: Pelosi, Mnuchin talk but make no progress on ending stalemate | Trump grabs 'third rail' of politics with payroll tax pause | Trump uses racist tropes to pitch fair housing repeal to 'suburban housewife' Biden commemorates anniversary of Charlottesville 'Unite the Right' rally: 'We are in a battle for the soul of our nation' MORE, Clinton leads by 10 points, 47 to 37 percent, according to the poll. She also leads Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzFiorina: Biden picking Harris for VP 'a smart choice' Russian news agency pushed video of Portland protestors burning a Bible: report After trillions in tax cuts for the rich, Republicans refuse to help struggling Americans MORE (R-Texas), but by a margin of only 3 points. Ohio Gov. John Kasich is the only GOP candidate to beat Clinton head-to-head, leading Clinton 52 to 38 percent.
Sanders also leads both Trump, 51 to 37 percent and Cruz 50 to 41 percent.
The Emerson College poll was conducted from March 30 to April 3 among 542 likely Democratic primary voters. It has a margin of error of 4.2 percent. The general election sample included 1,198 likely general election voters and has a margin of error of 2.8 percent.