Biden Holds Lead In New Democratic Presidential Poll
Jul 05, 2019, 01:11
-The poll found Harris as the third most popular candidate for the Democratic nomination, behind Biden and usa senator Bernie Sanders, who was backed by about 16 percent of Democrats and independents.
"Round 1 of the Democratic debates puts Harris and former Biden on two different trajectories, as support for Harris surges but continues to slip for Biden", Mary Snow, Quinnipiac University Polling Analyst, said.
On today's show, we discussed news about former Vice President Joe Biden'sopposition to a federal regulation requiring bussing as a way to integrate black students into traditionally white schools.
Biden has the support of 22 percent of voters while Harris secured 20 percent, according to the poll published on Tuesday. Elizabeth Warren at 13%.
When asked who did the worst job in the debates, 16 percent of these voters say self-help author Marianne Williamson, while Biden receives a almost identical 15 percent.
Crosscurrents underlie candidate preferences in this poll, produced for ABC by Langer Research Associates. She is the second choice of 17% - a telling measure of the potential breadth of a candidate's support. Showing strength among highly engaged leaned Democrats, she reaches 22%, virtually matching Biden's 25%, among those who watched both debates. Results among the full sample have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 4.4 percentage points.
Want to know how well @KamalaHarris did in last week's debate? The same percentage said they support Warren. The margin of error was four points.
As noted above, the Democratic caucus process is unique in that it requires at least a two-step process on Caucus Night. South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg came in fifth with 4 percent support. In the second round, any candidate that doesn't hit the 15% mark is taken out of contention and the supporters of the remaining candidates try to get supporters of those eliminated to boost their candidate's numbers. Bernie Sanders at 19 and Biden at 30.
All other candidates below 5%. Twenty percent of Democrats surveyed in the Quinnipiac University poll said they backed Harris, the junior senator from California, up from just seven percent in a June 11 Quinnipiac poll.
"Clearly, the debate had an impression on Democrats and Democratic leaners we surveyed". What they do with the new attention those performances are giving them and how far that success can go is another question.
Health officials in Marion and Hamilton counties said Tuesday they've found such mosquitoes for the first time this year. The state Health Department said Monday the virus was detected in a Turner County resident between the age of 30 and 39.
Bonnie (20) also shared a photo of her parents, and said: "If you haven't heard, my mother in an induced coma ". Their daughter Bonnie told her followers on Instagram today that her mother is being well looked after.
Alabama held a special election in late 2017 after Trump tapped then-senator Jeff Sessions to be United States attorney general. Of the possibility of Moore securing the GOP nomination, he added: "I don't think it's good for the party nationally".
It said a rainy front is expected to stay over the Japanese archipelago through Saturday, and could also drench eastern Japan. "Please take action to protect your lives", Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday, according to Japan Times .
Officials from the United Nations office in Afghanistan gave blood to help the injured children and urged others to do the same. Pakistan's foreign minister promised to support the peace process, while Mr Ghani praised Pakistan's role in the effort.
Both candidates to replace Theresa May as prime minister have said they would oversee a no-deal Brexit if forced to. Mr Hammond's warning came as Mr Hunt announced a £6 billion war chest to handle a no-deal Brexit .
The World Cup stage is a far cry from those gruelling hours spent alone during his lengthy rehabilitation periods. So it is safe to say that the millions of fans of all Asian teams will be cheering for the same team on Sunday.
He was rewarded in just the second over when Trent Boult demolished Quinton de Kock's stumps, sending him back for just five. The Edgbaston in Birmingham was a witness to a closely-fought encounter between New Zealand and South Africa .
It's certainly "sad" for the streaming giant: The Office is the most popular show on all streaming services. Netflix have a contract with NBC that allows them the rights to stream the show domestically.
The launch itself was actually delayed by several hours, with the rocket eventually firing in the wee hours of the morning. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk , described the STP-2 launch as the company's "most hard launch ever", in a Twitter post.
The Jewish Community Relations Council of NY posted a tweet containing a letter to the congresswoman expressing their concerns. "You can not compare what the Nazis did in concentration camps ", he said . "I don't use those words lightly", she added.
An erupting volcano is seen from space
One of the images was shot by an Expedition 59 astronaut at the International Space Station on the morning of the eruption. Before that, the most recent previous eruption was recorded in 1778, making the photo above a once-in-a-lifetime sight.
Supreme Court Weighs In on Unprecedented Murder Case
Flowers was charged with executing four people inside Tardy Furniture Store in the small town of Winona, Miss., in 1996. Curtis Flowers was tried six times by the same prosecutor for killing four people at a furniture store 23 years ago.
4m Trump launches 2020 re-election campaign
Biden, though, has faced criticism among Democratic rivals for his embrace of high-rolling donors and top-dollar fundraisers. His new campaign slogan - "Keep America Great" - was greeted with boisterous cheers.