Kamala Harris plunges in new survey by 2020 Dems

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The former Vice-President, Joe Biden, remains the clear frontrunner in the race for the democratic presidential nomination in a new national survey that also shows a large decline in support for Sen. Kamala Harris in California.

According to a CNN poll, SSRS, Harris is at the 5-percent-support of 12 percentage points from CNN’s last poll, which was released in June. Harris saw their poll numbers rise after what was regarded as a strong performance in the first round of the Democratic presidential primary debates in late June, when she knocked Biden on his heels, over his opposition to state-mandated school busing for integration.


Biden saw his numbers take a dip after the first debate. But Biden now stands at 29 percent in the new poll, which was released Tuesday, 7 points from CNN’s previous survey.

The former vice president enjoys a double-digit lead in the poll, with sen Bernie Sanders of Vermont at 15 percent and Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts at 14 percent. The support for the democratic party, two of the progressive standard-bearer is largely unchanged from a month ago.

South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg is closely with Harris at 5 percent.

A Fox News poll, released last Thursday, Biden, 31 percent, Warren at 20 percent, Sanders at 10 percent, Harris at 8 percent and Buttigieg at 3 per cent, given, along with Sen. Cory Booker from New Jersey and entrepreneur Andrew Yang.


Former Rep. Beto O’rourke of Texas, is at 3 percent in the new CNN poll, with Booker, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard from Hawaii, and former housing and urban development Secretary Julian Castro on 2 percent. All others in the record field of about two dozen Democratic White house hopefuls registered at 1 percent or less.

Castro show 2 percent, helped him debates to secure a place on the stage in the next month, the third round of the democratic nomination. He is the 10 candidates to the qualification for the third round.

The CNN poll of SSRS Aug. 15-18, with 1,001 adults nationwide, interviewed in live telephone operator. The sampling error for questions about the democratic nomination race by 6.1 percentage points.

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