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Biden’s Still Democrats’ Clear Favorite for 2020

The gaffes may be piling up on Joe Biden, but the former vice president is still well ahead in the race for next year’s Democratic presidential nomination.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online surveys shows Biden going into the fall with 33% support from Likely Democratic Voters. Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren is a distant second at 19%, closely followed by Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders with 16%. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on September 1-2, 2019 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on September 1-2, 2019 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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