(The Washington Times) Gabriella Muoz Monday February 4 2019 Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden is the strongest Democratic contender for the Iowa primary according to a new poll of likely caucus goers. A survey from Emerson College showed that Mr. Biden with 29 percent had a double-digit lead over Sen. Kamala D. Harris a California Democrat who launched her campaign just weeks ago. Although expected to be a front-runner Mr. Biden hasnt announced whether or not hell be running but hes hinted over the past month that a decision could be coming soon. In December Mr. Biden said he was the most qualified person in the country to be president." Rounding out the leaders pack was Sen. Bernard Sanders Vermont independent with 15 percent followed by Sen. Elizabeth Warren Massachusetts Democrat with 11 percent of the vote.