Warren support breaks double digits: poll

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenSanders tears into Trump in response to campaign kickoff rally Sanders tears into Trump in response to campaign kickoff rally Warren introduces universal child care legislation MORE’s (D-Mass.) national support in the Democratic presidential primary has broken into double digits, according to a Morning Consult Political poll released on Tuesday, the latest sign the 2020 hopeful's campaign is gaining momentum.

Warren’s support rose from 9 percent to 10 percent among 16,587 Democratic primary voters surveyed from May 27 to June 2, according to Morning Consult’s weekly Political Intelligence survey, putting her in third place overall.

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Meanwhile, Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersFive takeaways from Trump's 2020 kickoff rally Five takeaways from Trump's 2020 kickoff rally Sanders tears into Trump in response to campaign kickoff rally MORE (I-Vt.) fell by 1 percent, suggesting Warren's gains may be at Sanders's expense.

Sanders still holds a 9-point lead over Warren in the poll, placing second overall with 19 percent support. Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenFive takeaways from Trump's 2020 kickoff rally Five takeaways from Trump's 2020 kickoff rally Sanders tears into Trump in response to campaign kickoff rally MORE, who has topped most polls since announcing his run, is still sitting comfortably at the front of the pack with 38 percent support.

Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisBiden, Sanders to be center stage at first debate Biden, Sanders to be center stage at first debate Poll: Six Dems lead Trump in Florida match-ups MORE’s (D-Calif.) support was unchanged from last week, holding steady at 7 percent. The same goes for South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegSanders tears into Trump in response to campaign kickoff rally Sanders tears into Trump in response to campaign kickoff rally Biden, Sanders to be center stage at first debate MORE (D), who tied Harris for fourth place with 7 percent support, the Morning Consult poll found.

Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) came in fifth with 4 percent support, while Sen. Cory BookerCory Anthony BookerWarren introduces universal child care legislation Warren introduces universal child care legislation Booker responds to Trump's mass deportation threat: 'This is not who we are' MORE (D-N.J.) carried 3 percent in the survey.

The poll has a margin of error of plus or minus 1 percentage point.

The latest polling numbers are likely to be welcome news for Warren, who had found her presidential bid struggling to pick up steam in its first few months. In recent weeks, however, she has seen her support tick upward, suggesting that months of steady policy rollouts and consistent campaign messaging is paying off.

Among Democratic voters in early primary and caucus states, Warren saw an even bigger jump in support, rising from 7 percent last week to 10 percent this week in the Morning Consult poll. She remains in third place with those voters.

Sanders placed second among early primary state voters, taking 18 percent support — 2 points less than he got last week. Biden also carries an outsize lead among in the early states with 40 percent support, though that’s 2 points less than he took in last week’s survey.

Buttigieg and Harris placed fourth among early state voters, with 6 percent, Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharDemocrats detail new strategy to pressure McConnell on election security bills Democrats detail new strategy to pressure McConnell on election security bills Biden, Sanders to be center stage at first debate MORE (D-Minn.) came with fifth with 4 percent, and O’Rourke and Booker tied for sixth place with 3 percent each, according to the poll.

The early state results are based on interviews with 696 registered voters in Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada conducted in the same time frame. Those results have a margin of error of plus or minus 4 percentage points.