Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway on Monday took a shot at “outdated white male profession politicians” after a brand new ballot confirmed that Senator Bernie Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden lead the Democratic 2020 presidential subject.
“#ballot of #Democrats nationwide,” Conway tweeted. “Previous White Male Profession Politicians are in 1st and 2nd Place within the Democratic Presidential Main, taking greater than half (53%) of the vote.”
She shared a put up on an Emerson Polling survey launched earlier that day on 20 Democratic presidential candidates, displaying that Sanders lead with 29 p.c, adopted by Biden with 24 p.c. There was a considerable hole between second and third place, which newly introduced Mayor Pete Buttigieg snagged with 9 p.c, adopted by former Texas Consultant Beto O’Rourke and Senator Kamala Harris with eight p.c every. Senator Elizabeth Warren acquired 7 p.c, and the remainder of the candidates acquired three p.c or much less.
Conway additionally commented that “’Somebody Else’ is tied with Cory Booker” at 2 p.c, and that Senator “Kirsten Gillibrand will get ‘zero.’”
Sanders is 77 years outdated and Biden, who has not introduced, is 76 years outdated. The varied Democratic pool for president contains six girls and 37-year-old Buttigieg, who’s the youngest and solely brazenly homosexual candidate working to date. Trump, 72, remains to be very talked-about amongst Republican major voters and had 85 p.c versus his potential challenger ex-Massachusetts Governor Invoice Weld at 15 p.c.
Emerson Polling Director Spencer Kimball said that “Biden has seen his assist drop,” noting that the previous vp led Sanders 27 p.c to 17 p.c in February they usually had been tied at 26 p.c in March, however Sanders captured a 5 level lead within the newest ballot performed April 11 to 14.
The ballot report said that “if Joe Biden decides to not run, Bernie Sanders seems to be the early beneficiary, selecting up 31% of Bidens’ voters.” The ballot had a margin of error of plus or minus 5 share factors.
Conway, one of many longest serving high Trump administration officers, ceaselessly defends the president on social media and tv interviews, whereas bashing main Democrats.
Final month, after Biden confronted accusations of kissing and touching former Nevada state assemblywoman Lucy Flores inappropriately, Conway said in a Fox Information interview that he “has an enormous downside right here as a result of he calls it affection and handshakes. His occasion calls it fully inappropriate.”
Conway constructed a profession as a pollster and has additionally served as a political advisor.