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Politics Poll: Biden, Warren support remains unchanged after Democratic debate

00:35  18 october  2019
00:35  18 october  2019 Source:   thehill.com

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The poll , conducted after the two-night debate , finds 22% of registered voters who are Democrats or Democratic -leaning independents backing Biden for the Harris and Biden are now about even in support among self-identified Democrats , white voters, younger voters, nonwhite women and those

Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Elizabeth Warren's (D-Mass.) support remained virtually unchanged after Tuesday's Democratic primary debate, according to a new Morning Consult survey.

Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden are posing for a picture: Poll: Biden, Warren support remains unchanged after Democratic debate© Getty Images Poll: Biden, Warren support remains unchanged after Democratic debate

The poll, which was conducted on Wednesday, showed Biden with 31 percent support. Warren trailed in second place with 21 percent support.

Those numbers were similar to the same poll's results prior to the debate.

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Warren came into the debate on Tuesday with 21 percent support, while Biden had 32 percent support, according to previous results released on Sunday.

The same poll released on Wednesday showed Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in third place with 18 percent support after the debate, down just one point from the Sunday results.

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) experienced a one-point boost, bringing her to seven percent support in the poll, while South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D) support increased one point to six percent.

Tuesday marked the first debate where Warren was seen as a frontrunner after steadily climbing in the polls since her campaign's launch earlier this year. She was forced to field attacks from a number of opponents on stage, including Harris and Buttigieg.

Biden was forced to comment on his son Hunter Biden's comments that he regretted getting involved with foreign companies amid controversy over President Trump openly urging Ukraine to investigate Biden and his son's role on the board of a Ukrainian energy company.

The debate also provided high stakes for Sanders, who looked to reassure his supporters about his health after suffering a heart attack earlier this month.

The Morning Consult poll was conducted on October 6, 2019, among 2,202 respondents who indicted they may vote in Democratic primaries or caucuses in their states. The margin of error was plus or minus two percentage points.

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