A significant change in the complexion of the Iowa GOP caucus -- and the broader presidential race -- with Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) now holding a commanding lead over Donald Trump, according to a new poll released Saturday evening by the Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Politics.
Cruz is at 31 percent, Trump at 21 percent, and Carson has fallen all the way back to 13 percent .
This is the second straight poll that gives Cruz a lead in Iowa. A Monmouth poll last week showed him ahead of Trump 24-19, the first time Cruz had led in any poll of the Iowa GOP caucus. Within hours of the Monmouth poll coming out, Trump called for a ban on Muslims entering the United States.
What new Trump primal scream might we hear this time?
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