Poll: Dems want Sanders as Clinton’s VP
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Democratic voters want Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonClinton trolls Trump with mock letter from JFK to Khrushchev Trump-Graham relationship tested by week of public sparring Sunday shows — Mulvaney seeks to tamp down firestorm over quid pro quo comments, Doral decision MORE to make rival Bernie SandersBernie SandersWarren says making Israel aid conditional on settlement building is 'on the table' Warren says she will unveil plan to finance 'Medicare for All' Ocasio-Cortez says endorsing Sanders early is 'the most authentic decision' she could make MORE her running mate, according to a new poll.

Thirty-six percent say they'd like the Vermont senator to be Clinton's vice president, a Rasmussen Reports survey released Tuesday found.


Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenZuckerberg launches public defense of Facebook as attacks mount Warren, Yang fight over automation divides experts Warren says making Israel aid conditional on settlement building is 'on the table' MORE (D-Mass.) came in second at 19 percent, followed by Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro at 10 percent.

Eight percent said Sen. Corey Booker (D-N.J.), while 2 percent chose former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley. Twelve percent of Democrats prefer an unlisted candidate, while 13 percent are undecided. 

Thirty-two percent of Democratic voters said it’s “very important” that their party fields a ticket consisting of only Democrats.

The poll of 1,000 likely voters was conducted via telephone interviews from May 11 to 12. It has a margin of error of 3 percentage points.

Sanders is Clinton's only remaining challenger for the Democratic presidential nomination, although he's far behind in the race.

Clinton has 1,716 pledged delegates entering Tuesday to Sanders's 1,433, according to The Associated Press.