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Joe BidenCongratulations to our presumptive Democratic nominee, Joe Biden!

Response to vsrazdem (Reply #12)

Fri Oct 4, 2019, 11:00 PM

17. It's a different group of voters.

 

Primary voters are partisans. General elections are won by the combination of turning out our partisans and persuading the very few people who are persuadable.

The last election was lost by a few hundred votes each in a handful of counties. That can't happen again. The 2020 election is too important. We can't run any unnecessary risks.

Again, it isn't fair but we just cannot run the risk.
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

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