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Old 03-19-2020, 11:07 PM
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Originally Posted by That Don Guy View Post
A lot of people are calling on Sanders to stop his campaign, but this may not be just about him. If progressives are told he is no longer campaigning, will they still bother to vote for progressive House and Senate candidates in the primary? Look what happened in Illinois's 3rd District.
Yes, let's. A bunch of voters (myself included) who voted for Biden voted for Newman, or at least against Lipinski. So Newman won.

She did not win because so many progressives voted. They didn't. She won because the center Left prefers progressives representing us over conservatives, even if the conservative wears a D.