And Sanders is the clear leader in the fundraising battle for project money. Warnings about down-ballot catastrophes if Sanders is the celebration’s standard-bearer in November are also coming from Biden’s project.”Elected officials throughout the country understand there will be down-ballot carnage to the Democratic Party if we elect the wrong person,”Rep. Cedric Richmond of Louisiana, a Biden project co-chair, stressed during a conference call Wednesday with press reporters.”When Sanders attacks me for having baggage, I have to tell you the 60-plus candidates that I campaigned for, the hardest districts in the nation just 2 years earlier, don’t see me as luggage and they desired me in their districts,”Biden said. He added that he doubted such candidates would desire”Bernie Sanders to come in and project” for them.
Cautions about down-ballot disasters if Sanders is the party’s standard-bearer in November are also coming from Biden’s project.”When Sanders attacks me for having luggage, I have to inform you the 60-plus candidates that I campaigned for, the toughest districts in the nation simply two years earlier, do not see me as luggage and they wanted me in their districts,”Biden stated. He included that he doubted such prospects would want”Bernie Sanders to come in and campaign” for them.