Sanders leads among Latino voters: poll

Sanders leads among Latino voters: poll

Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersClyburn: Biden falling short on naming Black figures to top posts Prepare for buyers' remorse when Biden/Harris nationalize health care Biden: 'Difficult decision' to staff administration with House, Senate members MORE (I-Vt.) is leading the 2020 Democratic presidential field among Latino voters in Nevada and nationally, according to a poll released just days before the Nevada caucuses. 

Sanders has 30 percent support from Latino voters nationally and 33 percent support among Latino voters in Nevada, the Univision poll released Tuesday found. 

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenHarris says she has 'not yet' spoken to Pence Kamala Harris, Stacey Abrams among nominees for Time magazine's 2020 Person of the Year Obama: Republican Party members believe 'white males are victims' MORE trails Sanders among Latinos both nationally and in Nevada, at 21 percent and 22 percent support, respectively. 


Billionaire Tom SteyerTom SteyerBiden Cabinet picks largely unify Democrats — so far Late donor surges push election spending projections to new heights New voters surge to the polls MORE ranks third in the Univision poll among Latino voters in Nevada at 12 percent, but registers just 1 percent support of Latino voters nationally. 

Former New York City Mayor Michael BloombergMichael BloombergBiden's great challenge: Build an economy for long-term prosperity and security The secret weapon in Biden's fight against climate change Sanders celebrates Biden-Harris victory: 'Thank God democracy won out' MORE is at 18 percent support nationally among Latino voters, but falls to just 6 percent among voters in Nevada, pollsters found. Bloomberg is not competing in Nevada, instead focusing on the Super Tuesday and subsequent voting states. 

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenKamala Harris, Stacey Abrams among nominees for Time magazine's 2020 Person of the Year Mnuchin to put 5B in COVID-19 relief funds beyond successor's reach No, the government cannot seize, break or 'bypass' pharmaceutical patents — even for COVID-19 MORE (D-Mass.) is the only other candidate to register double-digit support among Latino voters nationally, at 10 percent, based on the poll. The senator has 6 percent support among Latino voters in Nevada, according to the poll. 

Former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPete Buttigieg'Biff is president': Michael J. Fox says Trump has played on 'every worst instinct in mankind' Buttigieg: Denying Biden intelligence briefings is about protecting Trump's 'ego' Biden's win is not a policy mandate — he should govern accordingly MORE, who is leading the field in delegate count, is trailing at just 5 percent support nationally, and a slightly higher 8 percent support in Nevada, based on the poll. 

Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharHillicon Valley: YouTube suspends OANN amid lawmaker pressure | Dems probe Facebook, Twitter over Georgia runoff | FCC reaffirms ZTE's national security risk Democrats urge YouTube to remove election misinformation, step up efforts ahead of Georgia runoff YouTube temporarily suspends OANN account after spreading coronavirus misinformation MORE (D-Minn.), who came in third in last week’s New Hampshire primary, registers at just 1 percent support in Nevada and 2 percent support nationally among Latino votes, based on the poll. 


Nevada, which holds its caucuses Saturday, is the first state with a more diverse population to cast ballots in the 2020 cycle. Latinos make up almost 30 percent of the state's population. 

Univision partnered with the Latino Community Foundation to conduct the survey. The poll was conducted from Feb. 9 to 14. It surveyed 1,306 Latino registered voters, including 1,000 nationally and 306 in Nevada. The margin of error is 3.1 percentage points for the national sample and 5.6 percentage points for the Nevada results.

A separate Telemundo poll conducted by Mason-Dixon polling released earlier Tuesday found Biden and Sanders in a virtual tie among Latino voters in Nevada, with Biden at 34 percent and Sanders at 31 percent.