Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway on Monday took a shot at “old white male career politicians” after a brand new ballot confirmed that Senator Bernie Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden lead the Democratic 2020 presidential subject.
“#poll of #Democrats nationwide,” Conway tweeted. “Old White Male Career Politicians are in 1st and 2nd Place in the Democratic Presidential Primary, taking more than half (53%) of the vote.”
She shared a submit on an Emerson Polling survey launched earlier that day on 20 Democratic presidential candidates, exhibiting that Sanders lead with 29 %, adopted by Biden with 24 %. There was a considerable hole between second and third place, which newly introduced Mayor Pete Buttigieg snagged with 9 %, adopted by former Texas Representative Beto O’Rourke and Senator Kamala Harris with eight % every. Senator Elizabeth Warren obtained 7 %, and the remainder of the candidates obtained three % or much less.
Conway additionally commented that “’Someone Else’ is tied with Cory Booker” at 2 %, and that Senator “Kirsten Gillibrand gets ‘zero.’”
Sanders is 77 years previous and Biden, who has not introduced, is 76 years previous. The numerous Democratic pool for president consists of six ladies and 37-year-old Buttigieg, who’s the youngest and solely brazenly homosexual candidate working to this point. Trump, 72, remains to be very fashionable amongst Republican main voters and had 85 % versus his potential challenger ex-Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld at 15 %.
Emerson Polling Director Spencer Kimball acknowledged that “Biden has seen his support drop,” noting that the previous vice chairman led Sanders 27 % to 17 % in February they usually have been tied at 26 % in March, however Sanders captured a 5 level lead within the newest ballot performed April 11 to 14.
The ballot report acknowledged that “if Joe Biden decides not to run, Bernie Sanders looks to be the early beneficiary, picking up 31% of Bidens’ voters.” The ballot had a margin of error of plus or minus 5 proportion factors.
White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway speaks to reporters on the White House driveway after doing a tv interview, on April 13, 2018, in Washington, D.C. Conway bashed “old white male career politicians” after a brand new ballot confirmed Senator Bernie Sanders and ex-Vice President Joe Biden lead the 2020 Democratic presidential subject. Mark Wilson/Getty Images
Conway, one of many longest serving prime Trump administration officers, incessantly defends the president on social media and tv interviews, whereas bashing main Democrats.
Last month, after Biden confronted accusations of kissing and touching former Nevada state assemblywoman Lucy Flores inappropriately, Conway acknowledged in a Fox News interview that he “has an enormous drawback right here as a result of he calls it affection and handshakes. His celebration calls it fully inappropriate.”
Conway constructed a profession as a pollster and has additionally served as a political marketing consultant.