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Bernie Sanders Gets 50% Fewer Votes
In New Hampshire Than 2016,
Trump Gets 24% More

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Posted By: DVC, 2/12/2020 4:25:45 PM

This isn’t your 2016 Bernie Sanders. Yes, he won New Hampshire. And yes, the PredictIt market has him winning every state on Super Tuesday. But the biggest takeaway from last night as far as the Bernie Sanders campaign goes is that he lost half his voter base from the last election. The question now is whether he can recover that and beat President Trump. Wall Street highly doubts it. It’s already celebrating, coronavirus be damned.
Assuming Sanders is begrudgingly nominated by the powers-that-be in the Democratic Party (he is an I-VT, in the DNCs mind), this is a man who has lost a significant part of the mojo he had

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OK, let's not get complacent, as has been said many times before.
But, Bernie got many less votes, Trump got many more votes (when it meant pretty much nothing this year, so you could imagine Trump turnout being possibly lower) compared to 2016.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bad-hair 2/12/2020 4:49:17 PM (No. 316435)
So I'm thinking they'll just pick a sacrificial lamb (Butt Gig fits) and try for 2024. Vote for CONGRESS, and MAGA. Stuff these socialistas back down the hole they crawled out of.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: chance_232 2/12/2020 5:54:25 PM (No. 316475)
Actually OP...….Republican turn out in Iowa and NH was higher this year than in 2016. Democrat turn out is the same or lower.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: qr4j 2/12/2020 6:00:18 PM (No. 316478)
I'd like someone to help me understand how an INDEPENDENT can run on the Dem ticket. It makes no sense.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 2/12/2020 6:14:19 PM (No. 316499)
I watched as Bernie declared "this is the beginning of the end for Donald Trump!" How I needed that good belly laugh.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 2/12/2020 7:08:04 PM (No. 316529)
The left will say Trump stole the 2020 election with the help of the Russians. Wait for it. Its coming. They can never admit their mistakes.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Lawsy0 2/12/2020 7:31:10 PM (No. 316558)
I was just wondering how Bernie would like to be trussed up in a real-man suit for 7 days a week. To me, he always looks like an unmade bed. Years ago, people who rented homes never wanted to rent to painters, preachers, or professors.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: scottj 2/12/2020 8:25:30 PM (No. 316610)
Sanders only got half the votes he got last time and that seems bad enough. What I haven't heard anyone ask is how many of the votes he got this time came from Republicans who want him to be the democrat nominee?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: tom7 2/19/2020 11:44:50 AM (No. 323551)
I wonder if that means that even liberals can be redeemed ?
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