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Poll: Bloomberg overtakes Biden in Florida


Added 02-14-20 10:57:02am EST - “Michael Bloomberg is leading the pack of Democratic presidential hopefuls in Florida, according to a new survey from St.” - Thehill.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Thehill.com: “Poll: Bloomberg overtakes Biden in Florida”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Michael BloombergMichael Rubens BloombergYang: NYC should implement universal basic income Warren hits Bloomberg on resurfaced 'redlining' comments The Hill's Campaign Report: Rising Klobuchar, Buttigieg face test in diverse states MORE is leading the pack of Democratic presidential hopefuls in Florida, according to a new survey from St. Pete Polls, a sign that the former New York City mayor has picked up traction in a crucial swing state before most of his rivals have even started to campaign there. 

The poll shows Bloomberg with 27.3 percent support in the Sunshine State, up 10 points from a similar poll released late last month. Biden, meanwhile, has seen his support in Florida plummet, falling from more than 41 percent in January to 25.9 percent this month.

Former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegYang: NYC should implement universal basic income Trump reveals he would vote for a gay presidential candidate While Klobuchar surges, Warren flounders MORE and Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersYang: NYC should implement universal basic income Overnight Health Care: Nevada union won't endorse before caucuses after 'Medicaid for All' scrap | McConnell tees up votes on two abortion bills | CDC confirms 15th US coronavirus case Trump reveals he would vote for a gay presidential candidate MORE (I-Vt.) are jockeying for third place in the state, notching 10.5 percent and 10.4 percent respectively, while Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharYang: NYC should implement universal basic income While Klobuchar surges, Warren flounders The Hill's Campaign Report: Rising Klobuchar, Buttigieg face test in diverse states MORE sits in fifth with 8.6 percent support. 

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenYang: NYC should implement universal basic income Warren hits Bloomberg on resurfaced 'redlining' comments While Klobuchar surges, Warren flounders MORE (D-Mass.) and billionaire activist Tom SteyerTom Fahr SteyerYang: NYC should implement universal basic income The Hill's Campaign Report: Rising Klobuchar, Buttigieg face test in diverse states The state of the Democratic primary: Heading to a brokered convention?   MORE round out the top seven in the poll with 4.8 percent and 1.3 percent support respectively.

Florida’s Democratic presidential primary is still more than a month away. But the St. Pete poll suggests that Bloomberg’s aggressive spending has allowed him to build early name recognition in the nation’s largest and most volatile general election battleground. 

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