Poll: Biden leads 2020 Democratic field by 15 points, followed by Sanders and Warren

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenEight Democratic presidential hopefuls to appear in CNN climate town hall Hill Reporter Rafael Bernal: Biden tries to salvage Latino Support Biden, Buttigieg bypassing Democratic delegate meeting: report MORE leads the Democratic presidential field by 15 points, followed by Sens. Bernie SandersBernie SandersTop Sanders adviser: Warren isn't competing for 'same pool of voters' Eight Democratic presidential hopefuls to appear in CNN climate town hall Top aide Jeff Weaver lays out Sanders's path to victory MORE (I-Vt.) and Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenTop Sanders adviser: Warren isn't competing for 'same pool of voters' Eight Democratic presidential hopefuls to appear in CNN climate town hall In shift, top CEOs say shareholder value not top goal MORE (D-Mass.), according to the latest weekly tracking poll from Morning Consult.

The poll, conducted July 15-21, found Biden with 33 percent support among Democratic primary voters nationwide. Sanders was in second place with 18 percent.

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Warren came in third place with 14 percent, followed by Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisEight Democratic presidential hopefuls to appear in CNN climate town hall Biden, Buttigieg bypassing Democratic delegate meeting: report The Hill's Morning Report - Trump on defense over economic jitters MORE (D-Calif.) with 13 percent and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegEight Democratic presidential hopefuls to appear in CNN climate town hall Biden, Buttigieg bypassing Democratic delegate meeting: report The Hill's Morning Report - Trump on defense over economic jitters MORE rounding out the top five with 5 percent.

In a survey of early primary states, Biden’s lead shrank, with the former vice president leading 33 percent to Sanders’s 21 percent in Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada.

In the early-state surveys, Harris shared third place with Warren, with both receiving 11 percent, and Buttigieg remained in fifth but increased his share slightly to 6 percent.

Pollsters conducted 17,285 survey interviews nationwide and 778 in the early primary states for the poll. It reflects wider polling trends that show Biden continuing to lead the field, but with other candidates closing the gap.