Biden holds small lead in four-way race for Iowa: poll

A new Iowa poll by Park Street Strategies shows former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenCDC working to tighten testing requirement for international travelers On The Money — Powell pivots as inflation rises Overnight Energy & Environment — Presented by ExxonMobil — Manchin seeks 'adjustments' to spending plan MORE with a narrow lead over several of his Democratic primary opponents ahead of the state's first-in-the-nation caucuses on Monday.

Biden had the support of 20 percent of polled Iowa caucusgoers. He was followed by Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersOn The Money — Powell pivots as inflation rises Pence-linked group launches 0K ad campaign in West Virginia praising Manchin Senators huddle on path forward for SALT deduction in spending bill MORE (I-Vt.) with 18 percent support. Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenSenate GOP blocks defense bill, throwing it into limbo Restless progressives eye 2024 Poll: Harris, Michelle Obama lead for 2024 if Biden doesn't run MORE (D-Mass.) and former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegFeehery: Why Democrats are now historically unpopular Harris, Buttigieg to promote infrastructure law in Charlotte 'Fox & Friends Weekend' hosts suggest new variant meant to distract from Biden's struggles MORE were then tied at 17 percent each, creating a virtual four-way tie at the top.

Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharKlobuchar confident spending bill will be finished before Christmas Sunday shows preview: New COVID-19 variant emerges; supply chain issues and inflation persist The Hill's 12:30 Report: Biden renominates Powell as Fed chair MORE (D-Minn.) rounded out the pack with 12 percent. No other candidate was in double digits.


The poll of 600 caucusgoers was conducted from Jan. 24 to Jan. 28 and had a margin of error of 3 percentage points.

The survey is consistent with others showing a tight race as Iowa gears up to officially kick off the 2020 primary race.

The poll also asked Iowans for their second-choice candidate, with 21 percent picking Warren, followed by Klobuchar and Biden, who were each selected by 16 percent of polled caucusgoers.

Buttigieg garnered 14 percent and Sanders received 9 percent when respondents were asked for a second choice.