Poll: Biden holds 10-point lead nationally over Warren

Poll: Biden holds 10-point lead nationally over Warren
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Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenNAACP seeks to boost Black voter turnout in six states Biden touts Trump saying Harris would be 'fine choice' for VP pick Kamala Harris: The conventional (and predictable) pick all along MORE holds a double-digit lead over Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenKamala Harris: The conventional (and predictable) pick all along On The Money: McConnell says it's time to restart coronavirus talks | New report finds majority of Americans support merger moratorium | Corporate bankruptcies on pace for 10-year high Hillicon Valley: Facebook removed over 22 million posts for hate speech in second quarter | Republicans introduce bill to defend universities against hackers targeting COVID-19 research | Facebook's Sandberg backs Harris as VP pick MORE (D-Mass.) and other competitors in the 2020 Democratic field following the latest primary debate, according to a new poll.

A SurveyUSA poll released Monday found Biden with the support of 32 percent of likely Democratic primary voters nationwide, compared to 22 percent for Warren. Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersBiden wins Connecticut in final presidential primary of year Vermont Rep. Peter Welch easily wins primary Three pros and three cons to Biden picking Harris MORE (I-Vt.), the only other candidate who has consistently garnered double-digit levels of support in the race, trailed Warren by 5 percentage points.

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Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisNAACP seeks to boost Black voter turnout in six states Biden touts Trump saying Harris would be 'fine choice' for VP pick Kamala Harris: The conventional (and predictable) pick all along MORE (D-Calif.) was next with 10 points, suggesting a wide gap between the three top-tier contenders and the rest of the field.

Multiple candidates failed to register more than 5 percent support, including entrepreneur Andrew YangAndrew YangCalifornia Dems back Yang after he expresses disappointment over initial DNC lineup The Hill's Campaign Report: Biden picks Harris as running mate Yang on Democratic convention: 'I kind of expected to speak' MORE, former Rep. Beto O'RourkeBeto O'RourkeBeto O'Rourke calls Texas GOP 'a death cult' over coronavirus response Hegar, West to face off in bitter Texas Senate runoff Bellwether counties show trouble for Trump MORE (D-Texas), and Sens. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharCalifornia Dems back Yang after he expresses disappointment over initial DNC lineup Senate Democrats demand answers on migrant child trafficking during pandemic Senate Democrats push to include free phone calls for incarcerated people in next relief package MORE (D-Minn.) and Cory BookerCory Anthony BookerCalifornia Dems back Yang after he expresses disappointment over initial DNC lineup Obamas, Clintons to headline Biden's nominating convention Senators ask for removal of tariffs on EU food, wine, spirits: report MORE (D-N.J.).

Twenty-one percent of respondents said that if their top candidate were to drop out, their second choice would be Warren. Nineteen percent said the same of Sanders, followed by 17 percent who said the same of Biden.

SurveyUSA interviewed 1,071 likely Democratic primary voters nationwide on Oct. 15 and Oct. 16, immediately after the fourth Democratic debate in Ohio. The poll has a credibility interval of 3.7 percentage points.