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Chicago Tribune
Clinton could have cut her tax bill in half under Trump's planbeen about 17.6 percent. Pass-Through Entities Trump's business-tax rate prop
Clinton could have cut her tax bill in half under Trump's plan
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
been about 17.6 percent. Pass-Through Entities Trump's business-tax rate proposal "does cut their tax dramatically," said Norman Solomon, a retired accountant in La Jolla, California. Brian Stoner, a certified public accountant in Burbank,... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Bernie’s populist wave could swamp area politicianspeople — in the process. Close to home, can such grassroots activism turn the
Bernie’s populist wave could swamp area politicians
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 5 days ago
people — in the process. Close to home, can such grassroots activism turn the election tide? That remains to be seen. Norman Solomon of West Marin was a Bernie Sanders delegate to the Democratic National Convention. He is a co-chair of the... Read more
6d
Daily Journal
Religion News for Aug. 19be the Rev. Isaac H. DeShields Sr., church founder and former pastor. The guest
Religion News for Aug. 19
Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
be the Rev. Isaac H. DeShields Sr., church founder and former pastor. The guest at the 3:30 p.m. service will be Pastor Norman Solomon, along with the choir and congregation, of Faith Chapel AME Zion Church in Mount Holly. A light meal will be... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
A Day After the Announcement of Clinton’s Salazar Pick, 269 Sanders Delegates Sign a Statement Denouncing Ita great start.” The statement was released by the independent Bernie Delegates
A Day After the Announcement of Clinton’s Salazar Pick, 269 Sanders Delegates Sign a Statement Denouncing It
CommonDreams.org / Posted 6 days ago
a great start.” The statement was released by the independent Bernie Delegates Network. The group’s national coordinator, Norman Solomon, said Clinton’s choice of Salazar “indicates that, rhetoric aside, she’s tone deaf or contemptuous toward this... Read more
7d
Accounting Today
Clinton Could Have Cut Her Tax Bill in Half under Trump's Planbeen about 17.6 percent. Pass-Through EntitiesTrump’s business-tax rate propos
Clinton Could Have Cut Her Tax Bill in Half under Trump's Plan
Accounting Today / Posted 7 days ago
been about 17.6 percent. Pass-Through EntitiesTrump’s business-tax rate proposal “does cut their tax dramatically,” said Norman Solomon, a retired accountant in La Jolla, California. Brian Stoner, a certified public accountant in Burbank,... Read more
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Newsmax
Clinton Could Have Cut Her Tax Bill in Half Under Trump's Planbeen about 17.6 percent. Pass-Through Entities Trump's business-tax rate prop
Clinton Could Have Cut Her Tax Bill in Half Under Trump's Plan
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
been about 17.6 percent. Pass-Through Entities Trump's business-tax rate proposal "does cut their tax dramatically," said Norman Solomon, a retired accountant in La Jolla, California. Brian Stoner, a certified public accountant in Burbank,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A Little Background on the Calls for a New Partymany contributors include John Rensenbrink, Peter Camejo, David Cobb, Carol Mil
A Little Background on the Calls for a New Party
Op-Ed News / Posted 16 days ago
many contributors include John Rensenbrink, Peter Camejo, David Cobb, Carol Miller, Matt Gonzalez, Ted Glick, Sherry Wolf, Norman Solomon, and Hawkins himself. (Hawkins is the man seated beside Glen Ford in the video that Rob attached to his July... Read more
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Newsmax
Only 21% of Sanders Supporters Enthusiastic About Clinton Nominationappeals during the convention for party unity, including from Sanders himself d
Only 21% of Sanders Supporters Enthusiastic About Clinton Nomination
Newsmax / Posted 21 days ago
appeals during the convention for party unity, including from Sanders himself during a speech he gave at the gathering. Norman Solomon, one of the organizers of the Bernie Delegates Network, published a letter in The Hill explaining why Clinton... Read more
23d
CNBC
An open letter to Hillary from a Bernie delegatehighway. If large numbers of Bernie supporters hit the road, you won't have any
An open letter to Hillary from a Bernie delegate
CNBC / Posted 23 days ago
highway. If large numbers of Bernie supporters hit the road, you won't have anyone to blame but yourself. Commentary by Norman Solomon, who was a Bernie Sanders delegate from California to the Democratic National Convention, where he was the... Read more
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Perth Now
WikiLeaks releases more Clinton emailsscheduled to meet privately with his delegates Monday. “Delegates are intensel
WikiLeaks releases more Clinton emails
Perth Now / Posted 25 days ago
scheduled to meet privately with his delegates Monday. “Delegates are intensely discussing and considering options,” said Norman Solomon, a San Francisco delegate who called Kaine’s selection “unacceptable.” Solomon leads the Bernie Delegates... Read more
25d
Herald Sun
WikiLeaks releases more Clinton emailsscheduled to meet privately with his delegates Monday. “Delegates are intensel
WikiLeaks releases more Clinton emails
Herald Sun / Posted 25 days ago
scheduled to meet privately with his delegates Monday. “Delegates are intensely discussing and considering options,” said Norman Solomon, a San Francisco delegate who called Kaine’s selection “unacceptable.” Solomon leads the Bernie Delegates... Read more
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Philly.com
Clinton offers vision of nation 'stronger together'delegates said it was time to look toward the November election and line up wit
Clinton offers vision of nation 'stronger together'
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
delegates said it was time to look toward the November election and line up with Clinton. "Trump needs to be defeated," Norman Solomon, head of the Bernie Delegates Network, said at a briefing. "Alas, the only way to do that is for people in... Read more
27d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Prepare for a nail-biter as Clinton and Trump switch gearsof the Week Describing the temperature of disenfranchised Bernie supporters du
Prepare for a nail-biter as Clinton and Trump switch gears
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
of the Week Describing the temperature of disenfranchised Bernie supporters during the week has been a common theme but Norman Solomon, a Sanders delegate from California, had this fairly nutritious take: "They are accustomed to really healthy... Read more
27d
Slate
How the Berners’ Final Protest Went Bustpressure, there’s media pressure, there’s physical pressure sometimes, like not
How the Berners’ Final Protest Went Bust
Slate / Posted 27 days ago
pressure, there’s media pressure, there’s physical pressure sometimes, like not allowing people to take their seats,” said Norman Solomon, coordinator of the Bernie Delegates Network. “I would say that in general there’s enormous pressure to be... Read more
27d
Philly.com
Clinton offers vision of nation 'stronger together'delegates said it was time to look toward the November election and line up wit
Clinton offers vision of nation 'stronger together'
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
delegates said it was time to look toward the November election and line up with Clinton. "Trump needs to be defeated," Norman Solomon, head of the Bernie Delegates Network, said at a news briefing. "Alas, the only way to do that is for people... Read more
27d
The News & Observer
Some Sanders voters will vote Green rather than for Clintonat Los Angeles His intransigence reflected a strain through the Sanders wing.
Some Sanders voters will vote Green rather than for Clinton
The News & Observer / Posted 27 days ago
at Los Angeles His intransigence reflected a strain through the Sanders wing. How widespread it is is hard to say. But Norman Solomon, a Sanders delegate from California who’s the national coordinator of the Bernie Delegates Network, said,... Read more
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27d
Slate
Chants? A “Visual” Protest? A Walkout? Bernie or Bust Delegates Are Planning Something for Hillary’s Speech.structures aren’t how they roll. If anything is going to happen, it’s going to
Chants? A “Visual” Protest? A Walkout? Bernie or Bust Delegates Are Planning Something for Hillary’s Speech.
Slate / Posted 27 days ago
structures aren’t how they roll. If anything is going to happen, it’s going to be organic. “Let me put it this way,” said Norman Solomon, a California Sanders delegate and coordinator of the 1,250-member Bernie Delegates Network, when asked what... Read more
27d
Philly.com
DNC protests fizzle in face of exhaustion, storms, Hillary realityfrom the anti-Hillary Clinton sentiments that have pervaded the week in Philade
DNC protests fizzle in face of exhaustion, storms, Hillary reality
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
from the anti-Hillary Clinton sentiments that have pervaded the week in Philadelphia. "Trump needs to be defeated," said Norman Solomon, head of the Bernie Delegates Network, at a briefing Thursday. "Alas, the only way to do that is for people in... Read more
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27d
Op-Ed News
There are Many Critical Omissions from Clinton's Job Applicationan imaginary Democratic Party unity on Democracy Now! (July 25). She seemed gen
There are Many Critical Omissions from Clinton's Job Application
Op-Ed News / Posted 27 days ago
an imaginary Democratic Party unity on Democracy Now! (July 25). She seemed genuinely surprised when Sanders supporter Norman Solomon disagreed. Bill and Hillary have been a close working team for over three decades and she stands on his... Read more
28d
The Washington Times
Bernie Sanders’ supporters sense Hillary Clinton snubpick of Mr. Kaine, who backed fast-track trade authority in 2015, Mr. McAuliffe
Bernie Sanders’ supporters sense Hillary Clinton snub
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
pick of Mr. Kaine, who backed fast-track trade authority in 2015, Mr. McAuliffe’s comments sent all the wrong signals, said Norman Solomon, national coordinator of the network. “This is very corrosive,” Mr. Solomon said. Karen Bernal, a former... Read more
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28d
FOX News
Sanders supporters look to Green Party's Jill Stein to take up the causewere shut down by the DNC over an apparently incorrect form when trying to put
Sanders supporters look to Green Party's Jill Stein to take up the cause
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
were shut down by the DNC over an apparently incorrect form when trying to put up another candidate for vice president. Norman Solomon, leader of the Bernie Delegates Network, refused to say which candidate they were talking about but bashed the... Read more
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28d
The Washington Times
Sanders delegates say convention turning them away from Democratic Partywhile he once led the movement, it’s taken on a life of its own. “Campaigns co
Sanders delegates say convention turning them away from Democratic Party
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
while he once led the movement, it’s taken on a life of its own. “Campaigns come and go, and movements just grow,” said Norman Solomon, national coordinator of the Bernie Delegates Network. The network has been surveying its hundreds of members... Read more
28d
The Sacramento Bee
Clinton somehow needs to get Bernie Sanders’ brigade to embrace herget the delegates. Without the delegates, we have to accept the consequences. W
Clinton somehow needs to get Bernie Sanders’ brigade to embrace her
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
get the delegates. Without the delegates, we have to accept the consequences. Wanda Schwerer, a Florida Sanders delegate Norman Solomon, the national coordinator of Delegates for Bernie, said Sanders backers were heartened that Clinton had... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Party taps Clinton for historic ticketheaded into the hallway of the Wells Fargo Center. There they met dozens of ang
Party taps Clinton for historic ticket
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
headed into the hallway of the Wells Fargo Center. There they met dozens of angry delegates from other states, including Norman Solomon, a California delegate for Sanders who had been trying to organize a new Bernie Delegates Network into just... Read more
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Philly.com
Marching, sitting, burning protests continue to roil DNCpresident, saying the Democratic National Committee "shut us down" by not provi
Marching, sitting, burning protests continue to roil DNC
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
president, saying the Democratic National Committee "shut us down" by not providing the necessary form upon first request. Norman Solomon, leader of the Bernie Delegates Network, refused to disclose the name of the progressive candidate the group... Read more
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29d
Boston Herald
Bernie backers fail in attempt to supplant Kaineyesterday when organizers were not able to secure the necessary paperwork from
Bernie backers fail in attempt to supplant Kaine
Boston Herald / Posted 29 days ago
yesterday when organizers were not able to secure the necessary paperwork from the Democratic National Committee in time. Norman Solomon, a California delegate and coordinator of the Bernie Delegate Network, said the group had secured a candidate,... Read more
29d
The News & Observer
Clinton somehow needs to get Bernie Sanders’ brigade to embrace herget the delegates. Without the delegates, we have to accept the consequences. W
Clinton somehow needs to get Bernie Sanders’ brigade to embrace her
The News & Observer / Posted 29 days ago
get the delegates. Without the delegates, we have to accept the consequences. Wanda Schwerer, a Florida Sanders delegate Norman Solomon, the national coordinator of Delegates for Bernie, said Sanders backers were heartened that Clinton had... Read more
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29d
WJXT Jacksonville
Sanders asks delegates to accept Clinton's nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Sanders asks delegates to accept Clinton's nomination
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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29d
WKYC Cleveland
Former Ohio legislator Nina Turner shuts down VP chatterto have a ticket that reflected the best of what we put forward during this pri
Former Ohio legislator Nina Turner shuts down VP chatter
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 29 days ago
to have a ticket that reflected the best of what we put forward during this primary campaign.” Who was their candidate? Norman Solomon, a Sanders delegate from California, wouldn’t say. “The DNC shut us down which renders it irrelevant,” he... Read more
29d
Roll Call
Sanders Delegates Boo Mention of Clintonmore than 1,200 delegates in its ranks, said its members were discussing possib
Sanders Delegates Boo Mention of Clinton
Roll Call / Posted 29 days ago
more than 1,200 delegates in its ranks, said its members were discussing possible protest actions during the convention. Norman Solomon, the head of the delegate network, said he had not heard from the Sanders campaign about not protesting. But... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Will they or won't they? (nominate Hillary Clinton)rest of the convention. "This is not going to be a process of the troops take
Will they or won't they? (nominate Hillary Clinton)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 29 days ago
rest of the convention. "This is not going to be a process of the troops take orders," said California Sanders delegate Norman Solomon, who has been conducting regular surveys of 1,250 of his peers. "Like it or not it is not the Colonel gives... Read more
29d
Philly.com
'Jill, not Hill,' Sanders crowd chants at Green Party's Jill Steinaddress and received no response to the email, she said. The delegates have no
'Jill, not Hill,' Sanders crowd chants at Green Party's Jill Stein
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
address and received no response to the email, she said. The delegates have not attempted to get the form again, said Norman Solomon, head of the delegates network. "We're sunk on this one," he said just before noon on Tuesday. Solomon... Read more
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The Hill
Sanders backers say party quashed VP challengesaid Sanders supporters would have moved forward if they had been able to get t
Sanders backers say party quashed VP challenge
The Hill / Posted 29 days ago
said Sanders supporters would have moved forward if they had been able to get the forms on Tuesday morning. Norman Solomon, a Sanders delegate and the Bernie Delegates Network's national coordinator, said the it had found an... Read more
29d
KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Sanders May Propose Clinton Nomination by Unanimous Consent: SourcesSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Sanders May Propose Clinton Nomination by Unanimous Consent: Sources
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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29d
FOX 6 Milwaukee
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination by unanimous consentSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination by unanimous consent
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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29d
WMTW Portland
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
WMTW Portland / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
WLKY Louisville / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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29d
NBC News
Sanders to 'Bernie or Bust' Movement: I'm Not With Youfrom acquiring the forms needed to nominate the person. "I think it won't be r
Sanders to 'Bernie or Bust' Movement: I'm Not With You
NBC News / Posted 29 days ago
from acquiring the forms needed to nominate the person. "I think it won't be revealed to history for many years," said Norman Solomon, the California delegate who founded the network, who later said he would try to get the person to reveal... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nominationSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to propose Clinton nomination
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Camps in talks for Sanders to nominate ClintonSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Camps in talks for Sanders to nominate Clinton
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Source: Camps in talks for Sanders to nominate ClintonSanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort
Source: Camps in talks for Sanders to nominate Clinton
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 29 days ago
Sanders supporters, meanwhile, announced Tuesday they were canning their effort to nominate an alternative to Tim Kaine. Norman Solomon, co-founder of the Bernie Delegates Network, told reporters that he had found a VP candidate who would run... Read more
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