A new Des Moines Register/CNN/Mediacom Iowa Poll shows Senator Warren taking the lead over former VP Joe Biden.
She now holds a 2-percentage-point lead, with 22% of likely Democratic caucusgoers saying she is their first choice for president. It is the first time she has led in the Register’s poll.
Former Vice President Biden, who had led each of the Register’s three previous 2020 cycle polls, follows her at 20%. Sanders, the U.S. senator from Vermont, has fallen to third place with 11%.
No other candidate reaches double digits.
- Mayor Pete: 9%
- Senator Harris: 6%
- Senators Booker and Klobuchar: 3%
- Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, Beto O’Rourke, Tom Steyer, and Andrew Yang: 2%
- The rest float around 1%