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CAMPAIGN 2020: Super Tuesday a mixed bag for Green New Deal progressives

Mar 04, 2020 - Environment & Energy Daily

Mainstream Democrats mostly fought off challenges from progressive congressional candidates yesterday in the first set of primary battles of 2020. Five states held congressional primaries yesterday: Alabama, Arkansas, California, North Carolina and Texas. Those states, plus nine others and American Samoa, also held presidential primaries on a day dubbed Super Tuesday, the biggest primary day of the year. A number of progressives, most of whom support the Green New Deal, fell short in competitive...