View Poll Results: Which 2020 Democratic candidates should drop out?
Bernie Sanders 35 43.21%
Kamala Harris 12 14.81%
Elizabeth Warren 18 22.22%
Cory Booker 19 23.46%
Amy Klobuchar 20 24.69%
Kirsten Gillibrand 35 43.21%
Michael Bennet 57 70.37%
Beto O'Rourke 32 39.51%
Tulsi Gabbard 54 66.67%
John Delaney 60 74.07%
Eric Swalwell 61 75.31%
Tim Ryan 57 70.37%
Seth Moulton 60 74.07%
Julian Castro 36 44.44%
John Hickenlooper 37 45.68%
Jay Inslee 37 45.68%
Andrew Yang 46 56.79%
Marianne Williamson 60 74.07%
Wayne Messam 65 80.25%
Joe Biden 20 24.69%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 81. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 05-31-2019, 08:44 AM
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I didn't vote for anyone to drop out except Messam. He made a Facebook post saying the following, "With Miramar being larger than South Bend, more Fortune 500 companies and more diverse, I was asked in New Hampshire by WMUR-TV host, Adam Sexton, if it is Race or White Privilege on why Mayor Pete has gotten more national exposure than me. I'll let the pundits answer that question."

The fact that he would play the race card as an excuse for why his campaign is going so poorly really turned me off to him. It's one thing to blame race when it looks like a legit factor, but there are so many other factors at play here, and I don't want the leader of our country to be the sort of person who does that.

No other candidate has made a comment that turned me off badly enough for me to write them off, so at this early point in the race, I don't think any of the other candidates should drop out. Or rather, while I see the value in having a less crowded field, none of the candidates have particularly stuck out to me as worse than the others.


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