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New UMass Amherst / WCVB Poll of New Hampshire Voters Finds Sanders Ahead of Democratic Field

The exclusive UMass Amherst WCVB poll of voters in New Hampshire shows that U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is leading the pack in the Democratic presidential race with 25% followed by former Vice President Joe Biden at 20%, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren at 17% and former mayor Pete Buttigieg with 12% of respondents. U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and businessman Tom Steyer each had 5% while businessman Andrew Yang had 4% of respondents. The poll also found that 61% of those polled say there is still a chance they will change who they are supporting. The poll found that 36% of respondents say when choosing a candidate, the most important quality in that choice is who has the best chance of defeating President Donald J. Trump in November. (UMass Amherst News & Media RelationsWCVB-TV 5WCVB-TV 5, 2/4/20)

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