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Joe BidenCongratulations to our presumptive Democratic nominee, Joe Biden!

Response to DENVERPOPS (Reply #2)

Sat Mar 7, 2020, 09:57 AM

3. Not yet:


A candidate has to hit several markers to show they are a "major presidential candidate." According to the Congressional Research Service, that includes:


Have received by April 1 of the election year an average of 5 percent in individual candidate preferences in the most recent national opinion polls by ABC, CBS, NBC, and CNN, or have received at least 10 percent of the votes cast for all candidates in two same-day or consecutive primaries or caucuses.

If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

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