Poll: Warren leads Biden in Maine by 12 points

Poll: Warren leads Biden in Maine by 12 points
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Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann Warren2020 Dems slam Trump decision on West Bank settlements Sanders doubles down on Bolivia 'coup,' few follow suit Overnight Health Care: GOP senator says drug price action unlikely this year | House panel weighs ban on flavored e-cigs | New York sues Juul MORE (D-Mass.) leads the Democratic primary field in Maine, according to a poll released Tuesday.

The Public Policy Polling survey found Warren with 31 percent support among Democratic primary voters, well ahead of former Vice President Joe BidenJoe Biden2020 Dems slam Trump decision on West Bank settlements Trump calls latest impeachment hearings 'a great day for Republicans' Overnight Health Care: GOP senator says drug price action unlikely this year | House panel weighs ban on flavored e-cigs | New York sues Juul MORE with 19 percent support. Sen. Bernie SandersBernie Sanders2020 Dems slam Trump decision on West Bank settlements Sanders doubles down on Bolivia 'coup,' few follow suit Overnight Health Care: GOP senator says drug price action unlikely this year | House panel weighs ban on flavored e-cigs | New York sues Juul MORE (I-Vt.) was the only other candidate to receive double-digit support in the poll, with 12 percent of likely voters indicating they would support him.

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South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul Buttigieg2020 Dems slam Trump decision on West Bank settlements Overnight Health Care: GOP senator says drug price action unlikely this year | House panel weighs ban on flavored e-cigs | New York sues Juul Buttigieg surges to 10-point lead in New Hampshire: poll MORE (D), who trails Sanders with 9 percent support from voters in the poll, had more than double the support of the next closest competitor, Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisKamala Harris endorses Christy Smith in bid to fill Katie Hill's seat Poll: Biden holds 11-point lead over Warren in Arizona Poll: Biden and Warren are neck and neck in California MORE (D-Calif.), who registered support from 4 percent of voters.

Warren and Biden remain virtually tied among older Americans in the poll, but the Massachusetts senator has a clear advantage among younger voters, according to PPP's survey, with Warren leading Biden 32 percent to 7 percent among voters under age 45.

Sanders decisively won Maine in the 2016 Democratic primary, soaring to a 29-point victory over eventual nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonDemocrats ask judge for quick ruling on McGahn subpoena Hillary Clinton: 'Every day Stephen Miller remains in the White House is an emergency' The Memo: Centrists change tone of Democratic race MORE in the state's caucuses.

The PPP poll surveyed 939 voters between Oct. 11-13, including 366 Democratic primary voters. The margin of error among Democrats in the poll was 5.1 percent.

 

– CORRECTION: This article was updated Oct. 19 to identify Sanders as the winner in the 2016 Maine caucuses