Despite her giveaways failing, she persisted

Despite her giveaways failing, she persisted

PE Bias Grade : B-

By: Allen Nitschelm on March 4, 2020 | Article Review

This is a review of the following Boston Globe Article:
Article Title Warren struggling with voters of color
Date 02/29/2020
Article Link Boston Globe ( Page A1 )
Syndicated From N/A
Journalist Jess Bidgood
Article Summary

Warren is having her issues on the campaign trail.

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[Warren Report #60-2020]

The Warren supporters just don’t understand why Warren’s giveaway plans are not resonating with poor, black voters. Don’t they want free stuff?

Well, when the entire candidate field is giving away free stuff, it becomes a bidding war. And in that war, Bernie has deeper pockets than Liz. When Bernie promises free stuff, you know he believes it and will do whatever he can to deliver. Warren, however, speaks with forked tongue.

Joe Biden has a different connection to Black voters. And though he isn’t a socialist, he has moved to the Left for the primary. So he has promised to raise spending by trillions, not tens of trillions.

One voter quoted in this article sums up his ambivalence with Warren, and it boils down to her likability factor. He can’t quite put his finger on the problem with Warren, but something bothers him. Maybe he just needs to sit down and have a beer with her.

Like most Warren Report articles, this one relies heavily on declared Warren supporters to proclaim her wonderfulness while most Democrat primary voters have already passed her by. The countdown to the end of the Warren Report series has started.


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