Poll: Biden holds five-point lead over Warren among New York Democrats

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenCast of 'Parks and Rec' reunite for virtual town hall to address Wisconsin voters Biden says Trump should step down over coronavirus response Biden tells CNN town hall that he has benefited from white privilege MORE holds a 5-point lead against Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenWarren, Schumer introduce plan for next president to cancel ,000 in student debt The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - Don't expect a government check anytime soon No new taxes for the ultra rich — fix bad tax policy instead MORE (D-Mass.) in a poll of New York Democrats.

Biden earned 22 percent of all votes in the poll, compared to Warren's 17 percent. Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersMcConnell accuses Democrats of sowing division by 'downplaying progress' on election security The Hill's Campaign Report: Arizona shifts towards Biden | Biden prepares for drive-in town hall | New Biden ad targets Latino voters Why Democrats must confront extreme left wing incitement to violence MORE (I-Vt.) landed close behind Warren at 15 percent.

Warren and Sanders have been edging up behind Biden in national polls, but the former vice president has held on to the lead in most polls.


Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisScott Walker helping to prep Pence for debate against Harris: report California family frustrated that governor, Harris used fire-damaged property for 'photo opportunity' Moderna releases coronavirus vaccine trial plan as enrollment pushes toward 30,000 MORE (D-Calif.) received 4 percent of the votes, and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegBogeymen of the far left deserve a place in any Biden administration Overnight Defense: Woodward book causes new firestorm | Book says Trump lashed out at generals, told Woodward about secret weapons system | US withdrawing thousands of troops from Iraq A socially and environmentally just way to fight climate change MORE (D) collected 3 percent.

New York City Mayor Bill de BlasioBill de BlasioNew York again pushes back in-person classes The Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by The Air Line Pilots Association - Trump contradicts CDC director on vaccine, masks De Blasio to furlough himself, 494 other staff members amid financial crunch: report MORE (D) drew less than 1 percent of votes in his home state.

The majority of these voters are undecided, though as 34 percent said they didn't know who they would vote for or refused to answer.

Biden also has the majority of African American votes from registered New York Democrats at 25 percent, with Sanders at 14 percent and Warren at 10 percent, which aligns with earlier polls. But 36 percent of registered African American Democrats didn't know who they would vote for or refused. 

The poll surveyed 798 registered Democratic voters in New York from Sept. 8 to 12. The margin of error is 4.1 percentage points.