Poll: Joe Biden Fading in South Carolina; Bernie Sanders Could Sweep Early Primary States

Poll: Joe Biden Fading in South Carolina; Bernie Sanders Could Sweep Early Primary States

Democratic presidential hopefuls (fromL) Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren, former Vice President Joe Biden and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders arrive onstage ahead of the sixth Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign season co-hosted by PBS NewsHour & Politico at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California on December 19, …

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JOEL B. POLLAK

2 Feb 2020 Breitbart News

Former Vice President Joe Biden is only 5 points ahead of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) in the latest poll of voters in South Carolina, the state where Biden had built a “firewall” of support among African-Americans.

The Charleston Post and Courier reported Sunday: “Biden, who once led by as much as 31 percentage points in South Carolina, holds a 5-point edge over Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.” The margin of error is 4 points.

The new poll result raises the possibility that Sanders could sweep all four of the early primary states that vote in February. He leads in the latest polls in Iowa and New Hampshire; he is statistically tied with Biden in the most recent poll in Nevada; and now he is clinging to a slim lead over Sanders in South Carolina. . . . .

. . . The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump has kept Sanders, and other Senators running for the nomination, in Washington. . . . .

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