Abdul El-Sayed’s campaign to prove Democratic Socialism can win in the Midwest
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Days after Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez toppled Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY) — a 10-year party boss and likely candidate for next House Speaker — in his May primary, some establishment Democrats argued her unabashedly socialist platform couldn’t win over voters outside the district. “They made a choice in one district,” House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said. […]

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