CNN poll: Biden leads field of 2020 Democratic hopefuls

CNN poll: Biden leads field of 2020 Democratic hopefuls
Joe Biden

[Ed. – No doubt he’s running on an anti-female harassment platform.]

Former Vice President Joe Biden is leading the field of prospective 2020 Democratic candidates, according to a recent poll from CNN.

The CNN/SSRS poll, which surveyed 1,009 adults between October 4 and 7, found that one-third—or 33 percent—of Democrats and independents who leaned Democratic thought Biden would be the most likely to take on President Trump in the 2020 presidential election.

Those polled also thought it is more likely that Trump would win a second term—46 percent of respondents said Trump would win re-election while 47 percent said he would not win re-election.

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Of the other 2020 Democratic hopefuls, 13 percent of those polled thought Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) would take the Democratic nomination in 2020 while 9 percent thought Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) would be most likely to take on Trump.

Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) were also on the shortlist of potential 2020 candidates, according to the poll.

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