Iowa Democrats mulling options

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Opinion

November 5, 2019 - 10:04 AM

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., right, speaks with Laura Herrald at a town hall in rural Winthrop, Iowa.

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Democrats of Iowa flooded noisily into Des Moines on Friday night as part of their unique role in choosing America’s presidential nominees.

Most didn’t get what they wanted.

The 13,000 who filled the local Wolves’ basketball arena, and thousands more who marched in freezing rain outside, were yearning for a replay of the 2007 dinner where an upstart young senator named Barack Obama electrified Iowans and jump-started his presidential campaign.

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