Poll: Sanders leads 2020 Democratic field with 28 percent, followed by Warren and Biden

Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersWisconsin Supreme Court blocks governor's effort to delay election The Hill's Campaign Report: Biden, Trump discuss coronavirus response; Wisconsin postpones elections Wisconsin governor postpones Tuesday's election over coronavirus MORE (I-Vt.) led the Democratic field in a Sunday CBS News-YouGov poll that also saw Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenOn The Money: Trump officials struggle to get relief loans out the door | Dow soars more than 1600 points | Kudlow says officials 'looking at' offering coronavirus bonds Overnight Energy: Trump floats oil tariffs amid Russia-Saudi dispute | Warren knocks EPA over 'highly dangerous' enforcement rollback | 2019 sees big increase in methane levels in air Ex-CFPB director urges agency to 'act immediately' to help consumers during pandemic MORE (D-Mass.) rise to second place following a strong debate performance last week.

Sanders led with 28 percent, followed by Warren with 19 percent, former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenOvernight Health Care: US hits 10,000 coronavirus deaths | Trump touts 'friendly' talk with Biden on response | Trump dismisses report on hospital shortages as 'just wrong' | Cuomo sees possible signs of curve flattening in NY We need to be 'One America,' the polling says — and the politicians should listen 16 things to know today about coronavirus MORE with 17 percent and former New York City Mayor Michael BloombergMichael BloombergDNC books million in fall YouTube ads Former Bloomberg staffer seeks class-action lawsuit over layoffs Bloomberg spent over 0M on presidential campaign MORE with 13 percent. Former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegButtigieg launches new PAC to aid down-ballot candidates HuffPost political reporter on why Bernie fell way behind Biden Economists fear slow pace of testing will prolong recession MORE and Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharBiden hosts potential VP pick Gretchen Whitmer on podcast Why Gretchen Whitmer's stock is rising with Team Biden Biden says his administration could help grow 'bench' for Democrats MORE (D-Minn.) rounded out the field with 10 percent and 5 percent, respectively.

Fifty percent of respondents said they found Warren the most impressive candidate at last week’s debate in Las Vegas, where she took aim at Bloomberg’s history of sexist remarks in the first debate for which the former mayor qualified.

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The poll also showed Sanders performing best against President TrumpDonald John TrumpOvernight Health Care: US hits 10,000 coronavirus deaths | Trump touts 'friendly' talk with Biden on response | Trump dismisses report on hospital shortages as 'just wrong' | Cuomo sees possible signs of curve flattening in NY We need to be 'One America,' the polling says — and the politicians should listen Barr tells prosecutors to consider coronavirus risk when determining bail: report MORE in a head-to-head match-up, at 47 percent to 44 percent, followed by Biden, with 47 percent to 45 percent and Warren with 46 percent to 45 percent. Buttigieg and Trump were tied in a head-to-head match-up at 44 percent each, while the president led Klobuchar 45 percent to 44 percent and Bloomberg 45 percent to 42 percent.

However, the poll also found that 65 percent of voters expect Trump to be reelected.

The poll was conducted Feb. 20 to Feb. 22 among 10,000 registered voters, including 6,498 Democrats and independents planning to vote in the Democratic primary. The full sample has a 1.2 percentage point margin of error, while the sample of likely Democratic primary voters has a 1.7 percentage point margin of error.