Poll: Trump trails Biden, Sanders, Warren in Wisconsin match-ups

Poll: Trump trails Biden, Sanders, Warren in Wisconsin match-ups

President TrumpDonald TrumpTrump defends indicted GOP congressman House to vote Thursday on holding Bannon in contempt Youngkin calls for investigation into Loudoun County School Board amid sexual assault allegations MORE trails a trio of potential Democratic presidential nominees among voters in Wisconsin, according to a poll released Monday.

An Emerson College Polling survey showed that Trump lags behind former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenWhite House: Window for finalizing sweeping budget package 'closing' Jayapal says tuition-free community college 'probably won't' be in spending plan Jan. 6 panel votes to hold Bannon in contempt MORE, Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersWhite House: Window for finalizing sweeping budget package 'closing' Jayapal says tuition-free community college 'probably won't' be in spending plan Progressives see budget deal getting close after Biden meeting MORE (I-Vt.) and Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenDemocrats narrow scope of IRS proposal amid GOP attacks Overnight Health Care — Presented by Carequest — FDA moves to sell hearing aids over-the-counter FDA proposes rule to offer over-the-counter hearing aids MORE (D-Mass.), and runs even with a few other Democratic presidential hopefuls.


The poll showed Biden leading Trump by 8 percentage points in a hypothetical 2020 match-up, 54 percent to 46 percent. Sanders and Warren both had 4 point advantages over Trump, 52 percent to 48 percent.

Trump is running neck-and-neck with Democratic Sens. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharThe Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Altria - Biden holds meetings to resurrect his spending plan Senate Democrats ask for details on threats against election workers On The Money — Progressives play hard ball on Biden budget plan MORE (Minn.) and Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisAre supply chain disruptions the beginning of the end of globalization? Harris to campaign with McAuliffe in Virginia Harris to highlight drought, climate change in Nevada trip MORE (Calif.) and narrowly trails former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) by 2 percentage points, the survey found.

Democrats lost more support among voters than Trump when former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz was inserted into the hypothetical match-ups. Biden dipped to 51 percent with Schultz in the mix, with Trump sliding to 45 percent.

Schultz is mulling a presidential run as an Independent.

Thirty-nine percent of those surveyed chose Sanders as their top choice among Democratic candidates, followed by Biden, who was the favorite of 24 percent of respondents.

Monday's poll surveyed 775 registered voters in Wisconsin from March 15-17 and has a margin of error of 3.5 percentage points.

O'Rourke entered the race last week, joining declared candidates like Sanders, Warren, Harris, Klobuchar and Sen. Cory BookerCory BookerEmanuel to take hot seat in Senate confirmation hearing Senate GOP signals they'll help bail out Biden's Fed chair Defense & National Security — Military starts giving guidance on COVID-19 vaccine refusals MORE (D-N.J.). Biden is considered a near certainty to jump into the race as well, though he has not announced his intentions.

Trump won Wisconsin in 2016, narrowly beating out Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonTrump defends indicted GOP congressman GOP lawmaker says he expects to be indicted over FBI investigation Why it's time for conservatives to accept the 2020 election results and move on MORE to become the first Republican to win there since 1984. The state will be a key battleground in the 2020 race.

Democrats took control of the governor's mansion and held on to their Senate seat in statewide elections in last year, and the party will hold its 2020 national convention in Milwaukee.