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7. But it's Not a Wine CAVE!!!!!
Fri Dec 20, 2019, 09:59 PM
Dec 2019

I wish she never would have gone down this Sanders road..

Cory Booker didn't like Warren's "wine cave" attack on Buttigieg

Therein lies the risk that Booker identifies for the Democrats, that not only is very little gained from this line of attack, it also might embitter voters toward other candidates who fail the test. And as Independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders demonstrated Thursday night, that risk extends to Warren.

Seconds after Warren and Pete finished up, Sanders swooped in to boast that he is “the only candidate up here that doesn’t have any billionaire contributions,” which includes Warren. Her current presidential campaign, not her old pre-pledge Senate campaign, has accepted donations at or near the $2800 individual contribution limit from at least six billionaires.

https://www.democraticunderground.com/1287388461

**** the purity tests.. they've caused too much Grief already
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden
Did the hosts cost taxpayers $364m crazytown Dec 2019 #1
I honestly aren't interested in ANY candidate getting into how other candidates raise money.... George II Dec 2019 #2
Repubs, the Koch brothers and Adelson wish we would all let it go too Bradshaw3 Dec 2019 #26
That's obviously not true lame54 Dec 2019 #29
Who knows After all, many who support other candidates than Biden or Buttigieg have pointed out, Demsrule86 Dec 2019 #20
More vetting. David__77 Dec 2019 #3
Bernie's campaign must be loving this. crazytown Dec 2019 #4
He's next. At least neither Buttigieg nor Warren "hide" the identities of the source of 70%.... George II Dec 2019 #5
Bernie's dark money will be next LongtimeAZDem Dec 2019 #13
Do as I say - not as I did. She was 63 yrs old and doing this but a 37 yr old should "know better"? Skya Rhen Dec 2019 #6
This message was self-deleted by its author crazytown Dec 2019 #8
But it's Not a Wine CAVE!!!!! Cha Dec 2019 #7
It was really a poor choice for an "attack". George II Dec 2019 #9
Especially if you leave yourself Cha Dec 2019 #10
Was she running for President then? BlueMTexpat Dec 2019 #11
No, she was running for the United States Senate; what's your point? LongtimeAZDem Dec 2019 #12
My point is that she was not running for a BlueMTexpat Dec 2019 #35
Money she raised here was transferred into her Presidential campaign account. brooklynite Dec 2019 #15
No, she was running for Senate. But she gave $10M out of her Senate treasury... George II Dec 2019 #16
I may have gone to that one... brooklynite Dec 2019 #14
The wine cave attack was a mistake. Democrats need to stop doing this. yardwork Dec 2019 #17
No they don't...they need to raise lots of money to take back the goverorships, legislatures, more Demsrule86 Dec 2019 #21
We seem to be in agreement. yardwork Dec 2019 #24
Feels good! I will be happy when the primary is done and we can all get behind one candidate. Demsrule86 Dec 2019 #30
Oops sorry misread your post..Mea Culpa...but still like being on the same page. Demsrule86 Dec 2019 #32
You wanted a relative unknown to beat Scott Brown with online money? BeyondGeography Dec 2019 #18
No... boomer_wv Dec 2019 #19
You could say the same for Buttigieg; Warren's attack was hypocritical LongtimeAZDem Dec 2019 #22
Maybe if he spent seven years building up his brand BeyondGeography Dec 2019 #23
She spent 7+ years taking big-donor contributions to allow her to elevate herself. It's selfish Skya Rhen Dec 2019 #25
Actually, first she became a bankruptcy expert, then she set up the CFPB BeyondGeography Dec 2019 #27
The point is she availed herself of fundraising opportunities when starting out and should not Demsrule86 Dec 2019 #31
Irrelevant; she did exactly what she bashed him for. LongtimeAZDem Dec 2019 #28
But, to be fair ... NYMinute Dec 2019 #33
Ikr.. Cha Dec 2019 #34
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