BREAKING: Former governor suspends Democrat presidential campaign

FEBRUARY 12, 2020

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Deval Patrick, the 63-year-old former governor of Massachusetts has suspended his run in the Democratic presidential race.

“The vote in New Hampshire last night was not enough for us to create the practical wind at the campaign’s back to go on to the next round of voting. So I have decided to suspend the campaign, effective immediately,” he wrote supporters on Wednesday.

The article goes on to state the following:

Patrick, who joined the 2020 presidential race in November, said he aimed to be the alternative choice for voters who are unsatisfied with the current candidates.However, his polling numbers were never competitive and the two-term governor never made it to a debate stage.

ABC News noted that Deval “was governor of Massachusetts from 2007 to 2015 and was the fist African American elected to the position.”

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