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Conventional Wisdom About the Democrats’
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Posted By: earlybird, 2/14/2020 5:28:55 PM

There are three widely proclaimed verities now bandied about in the aftermath of the Democratic presidential primary in New Hampshire on Tuesday.(Snip)I think all three of these deductions are mistaken.(Snip)The great question is whether Amy Klobuchar, whose share of the vote jumped by more than 50 percent in New Hampshire from Iowa the week before, can keep rising before Super Tuesday. The senator from Minnesota is the candidate who, if she could get her story out widely and quickly enough, the Democratic establishment and moderate rank and file would prefer to employ to stop Sanders. And if Klobuchar became a contender, she would be much more acceptable to Sanders and his

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The snips indicate a lot of detail that Black included to bolster his argument. Then he came up with Amy Klobuchar to be the eventual nominee. At that point, he lost me...

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bad-hair 2/14/2020 6:51:19 PM (No. 318762)
Yep, lost me too. A Klobuchar/Who ticket ??? Klobuchar/Buttgig ticket? Klobuchar/Hillary ticket? The problem with the ticket is the Klobuchar part.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: HisHandmaiden 2/14/2020 11:25:26 PM (No. 318874)
“... If not, Bloomberg will overwhelm Sanders. He would be a good candidate and probably a good president, but Trump’s record and his formidability as a campaigner, will make him a much more difficult opponent than the Democrats have imagined.” Must disagree with Conrad Black: neither Sanders nor Bloomberg would be ‘a good candidate,’ let alone, a good president. KAG
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Reply 3 - Posted by: sanspeur 2/15/2020 12:13:04 AM (No. 318880)
amy is the beneficiary of El Rushbo’s “Operation Chaos . 2 “ . You heard PDJT muse about who is the weakest link and perhaps , in the NH open primaries cast your votes for them .. .. Rush orchestrated this move with Hilly to keep her in the race in ‘16 .
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