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First head rolls after Biden’s weak Iowa finish

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 2/5/2020 7:16:34 PM

DES MOINES — Joe Biden’s campaign has parted ways with its Iowa field director, two days after the former vice president came in an embarrassing fourth place in the primary caucus state. Adrienne Bogen, who headed field operations for Biden, will not stay on the campaign, even as other members of senior leadership were asked to head to other early states or to assist in Super Tuesday operations. (Snip) “We had precinct captains who didn’t know how to run a caucus. And a few didn’t even show. We lost friggin’ people on the second ballot of voting in the caucus!


Whose fault is it if supporters are drifting away and the staff was never properly trained?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Boliver 2/5/2020 7:26:44 PM (No. 308861)
Yes, absolutely the field director's fault! Couldn't possibly have a thing to do with the candidate, Joe is golden! s/o
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Reply 2 - Posted by: stablemoney 2/5/2020 7:29:43 PM (No. 308866)
Nobody could get this candidate beyond a 4th place finish.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: bad-hair 2/5/2020 7:32:01 PM (No. 308872)
Joe's head soon to follow. When you're n old white guy and your strategy is to wait for the black vote, you're (undercooked) toast.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: davew 2/5/2020 7:39:28 PM (No. 308878)
Joe told the Iowa staff, "I'm leaving in six hours. If the field director isn't fired by the time I leave you're not getting the billion dollars. Well, son of bitch. They fired her."
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Reply 5 - Posted by: jalo1951 2/5/2020 8:11:42 PM (No. 308917)
Joe looks and acts slow and it shows.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: lakerman1 2/5/2020 8:19:32 PM (No. 308923)
i have, in the past, been involved in some political campaigns, and i can assure you that everyone working on the campaign believes they possess the wisdom to win - and that everyone else is stupid, including the candidate. In the case of this young woman, she may be saying the candidate is stupid, and she would be correct. say what you want about Peter the Homosexual, but he has a well organized campaign. Old Jo and Crazy Bernie should keep watching their backside, because Peter will be right behind them. Darn it, I did it again.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: ladydawgfan 2/5/2020 8:24:30 PM (No. 308931)
RE #6: I saw what you did there!! 🤭
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Albatross 2/5/2020 8:25:34 PM (No. 308933)
Did he at least get a sniff of her hair before she left?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: doctorfixit 2/5/2020 8:29:24 PM (No. 308935)
Iowa Dems seem to need some lessons on more efficient vote fraud. They should consult with Obama, who defrauded Hillary, and with Hillary, who defrauded Bernie.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: earlybird 2/5/2020 9:18:23 PM (No. 308973)
They really need to fire their candidate...
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Reply 11 - Posted by: droopydog 2/5/2020 10:23:09 PM (No. 309033)
Son of a b!^#&, she was gone the next day!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: DVC 2/5/2020 11:31:22 PM (No. 309085)
Should be Biden's nead on the block, not some underlings who failed to sell his nasty, incoherent, leftist gibberish to people.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: coldoc 2/5/2020 11:49:10 PM (No. 309103)
Did the old jackass jab him in the chest 6 times before firing him?
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Reply 14 - Posted by: PChristopher 2/6/2020 1:50:05 AM (No. 309139)
The whole Caucus thing is ridiculous. It's like choosing up sides for volleyball in grade school.
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