REPORT: Quinnipiac poll reveals who’s leading Democratic field

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Former Vice President Joe Biden leads the pack of Democratic presidential contenders, while Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) are running neck and neck for second place, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll released Monday.

With 30 percent support nationally among Democrats and Democratic-leaning independent respondents, Biden is in his strongest position since August, when a similar Quinnipiac survey showed him hitting 32 percent.

The article goes on to state the following:

Warren and Sanders, meanwhile, are statistically tied at 17 percent and 16 percent, respectively. That’s well within the poll’s 4.1 point margin of error.

South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg finished in fourth place with 9 percent support.

The Quinnipiac pollsters also compiled the following opinions about impeachment:

Opinion on impeachment is unchanged from a week ago. In today’s poll, 45 percent say President Trump should be impeached and removed from office, while 51 percent don’t think so. However, opposition to impeachment has increased since the hearings began. Prior to the start of impeachment hearings, in an October 23 poll, support for impeachment was 48 – 46 percent.

Today, Republicans say President Trump should not be impeached from office 95 – 5 percent, independents say the president should not be impeached and removed from office 58 – 36 percent, while Democrats say President Trump should be impeached and removed from office 86 – 11 percent.

Nearly 9 out of 10 voters who have an opinion, 87 percent, say their mind is made up about impeachment, while 12 percent say they might change their mind.

The Quinnipiac University pollsters surveyed 1,390 self-identified registered voters nationwide from December 11 – 15, including The survey includes 567 Democratic voters and independent voters who lean Democratic. There was a margin of error of +/- 2.6 percentage points.

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