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Howie Hawkins goes national

30 days ago   |   By Politico

ALBANY - Syracuse resident Howie Hawkins has officially won the Green Party's nomination for president, giving him a chance to take the relative success he's found in New York to the rest of the country. The party designated him as its nominee during a virtual convention on Saturday.
Hawkins, the Green Party's top vote-getter in his home state thanks to his showings against Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the past three gubernatorial campaigns, is now in a familiar spot. As was the case with his statewide races, he'll try to persuade progressives to vote for a real socialist rather than a traditional...
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