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Joe BidenCongratulations to our presumptive Democratic nominee, Joe Biden!
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flying_wahini

(7,050 posts)
1. Nah. IMHO Not gonna happen.
Tue Feb 26, 2019, 11:08 AM
Feb 2019
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden
 

still_one

(93,445 posts)
2. Explain to me how he is going to capture the South?
Tue Feb 26, 2019, 11:25 AM
Feb 2019
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden
 

still_one

(93,445 posts)
4. and the latest South Carolina poll a couple of days ago seem to confirm that
Tue Feb 26, 2019, 11:36 AM
Feb 2019

the latest 2020 poll in South Carolina, at least at this point in time, that Sanders, who is a known, still does not appear to have much traction there.

"Fifty-five percent of the likely S.C. Democratic primary voters surveyed were African-Americans, who account for more than 60 percent of the state’s Democratic voters.
“When we only asked about already declared candidates (not including Sanders who hadn’t yet declared), black voters overwhelmingly supported Booker (38 percent) and Harris (37 percent),” said polling firm chief executive Mike Greenfield. “But with Biden, Sanders (and) Beto in the race, Biden has a clear lead among black voters, with 43 percent,” and Booker, Harris and Sanders all at 13 percent.

Read more here: https://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article226541900.html#storylink=cpy

Though to be fair the polls mean very little at this time. It is way too early

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

Yosemito

(648 posts)
9. Biden, Kamala and Booker splitting the vote
Tue Feb 26, 2019, 12:57 PM
Feb 2019

Is one way Sanders could win some southern states or at least keep his delegate deficit low.

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

still_one

(93,445 posts)
10. The South Carolina Poll a couple of days ago disagrees with you speculation
Tue Feb 26, 2019, 01:10 PM
Feb 2019

the latest 2020 poll in South Carolina, at least at this point in time, that Sanders, who is a known, still does not appear to have much traction there.

"Fifty-five percent of the likely S.C. Democratic primary voters surveyed were African-Americans, who account for more than 60 percent of the state’s Democratic voters.
“When we only asked about already declared candidates (not including Sanders who hadn’t yet declared), black voters overwhelmingly supported Booker (38 percent) and Harris (37 percent),” said polling firm chief executive Mike Greenfield. “But with Biden, Sanders (and) Beto in the race, Biden has a clear lead among black voters, with 43 percent,” and Booker, Harris and Sanders all at 13 percent.

Read more here: https://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article226541900.html#storylink=cpy

and he would fare even worse in the General Election if somehow he got the nomination



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

David__77

(23,804 posts)
5. Somehow I don't see Biden running.
Tue Feb 26, 2019, 11:39 AM
Feb 2019

And I think him running might be a good thing. I can definitely see him winning should he run.

If I were to vote in a presidential
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irresistable

(989 posts)
7. The day that an unannounced politician who is the front-runner in the polls decides NOT to run...
Tue Feb 26, 2019, 12:29 PM
Feb 2019

...I will check out the ski slopes in hell.

If I were to vote in a presidential
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still_one

(93,445 posts)
8. He will run David, baring any health issues. Timing is everything. Let others announce first,
Tue Feb 26, 2019, 12:47 PM
Feb 2019

understand the competition, then announce

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WeekiWater

(3,259 posts)
6. Name recognition polls have little use...
Tue Feb 26, 2019, 11:54 AM
Feb 2019

Outside of understanding name recognition and propoganda. I would think people here know this.

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