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How AOC’s Sanders Endorsement May Impact The Democratic Party

WochIt Media
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently endorsed Senator Bernie Sanders as her choice presidential candidate for 2020. Politico says that the timing of Ocasio-Cortez’s endorsement sends a clear message to the Democratic party and progressive movement. Politico says "We socialists are not here for Elizabeth Warren’s reformed capitalism." Early polls suggest that Elizabeth Warren has eclipsed Sanders as both the left-wing frontrunner and the presidential race's frontrunner. But some progressive commentators fear that the tension between Warren and Sanders supporters "is hurting the chances of progressives to sideline the party’s moderates and the donor class"