Will California Senator Dianne Feinstein be left out in the cold by the State Democrat Party? Is it possible that the Democrats in California will prefer a candidate that is even more of a leftist progressive socialist than their current Senator? State Senate President Pro-Tem Kevin de León is the opposition and he seems to have made great inroads into the state’s political machine.
In the meantime, Senator Feinstein is still in the lead in multiple categories. The Senator has the cash flowing in, after all, she is the incumbent and that is always a hard nut to crack. How will this all shake out? Read on, please.
As Written and Reported By Joel B. Pollak for Breitbart:
The California Democratic Party declined to endorse incumbent Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) for re-election at its annual convention in San Diego early Sunday.
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The party did not endorse a candidate in the gubernatorial election, either, where frontrunners Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former Los Angeles mayor Antonio Villraigosa are neck-and-neck. But the party’s refusal to back Feinstein is seen as an “embarrassing rebuke” to a long-time party stalwart.
It is also seen as a boost for State Senate President pro Tem Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles), who has lagged in the polls but has earned the endorsement of left-wing groups as he mounts a “progressive” challenge to Feinstein.
The Los Angeles Times reports:
Though De León did not get the endorsement, his success in blocking Feinstein from receiving it shows that his calls for generational change and a more aggressively liberal path have resonated with some of the party’s most passionate activists.
Feinstein has never been a state party glad-hander, while De León has cultivated relationships with the party’s delegates. He still faces a significant challenge in trying…..
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