Pete Buttigieg returns to Iowa following rise in the polls

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CRESTON — South Bend, Ind. mayor Pete Buttigieg is back in the Hawkeye State after the latest polls have him at the top of the 2020 caucus race.

Buttigieg is the first choice among likely Iowa caucusgoers at 25%, according to the latest CNN/Des Moines Register/Mediacom poll.

An Iowa State University poll also has Buttigieg No. 1, with 26% of likely caucus attendees making him their top choice.

But despite the rise in the polls, many voters are still undecided on which Democratic candidate they’ll support.

According to the latest poll by Iowa State University Civiqs, Pete Buttigieg is now the leading first choice among likely caucus goers in Iowa.

26 percent said he’s their likely first choice. Next are Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders well within the margin of error at 19 and 18 percent respectively.

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