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A liberal candidate endorsed Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY, and your democratic-socialist allies to victory Tuesday night in the Democratic primary for the Queens district attorney race-Passport advantage-far-left policies, including the containment of certain law enforcement and prisons close.
Tiffany Caban, a public defender, and the political newcomer, declared the victory as the voting showed, she held a narrow lead on the state of the Democratic party, the favourite and the Queen Borough President Melinda Katz.
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“When we started this thing, she said I was too young. She said I looked like a Prosecutor. You said we could not build a movement from the base. You said we could not win. But we did it y’all,” she said.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo had warned that if democratic voters are not, then that is what he called “ultra-left” candidate could win.
Queens district attorney candidate Tiffany Caban reacts as she is greeted by supporters Tuesday, 25. June 2019, in the Queens borough of New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
“If it is to speak in a higher turnout, more Democrats and … the result is more representative of the entire democratic opinion,” Cuomo said, according to the New York Post. He went on to say that “many of the New York City Democrats fear, by the ultra-left, or a product of the ultra-left in the last PV.”
According to The Associated Press, Caban led Katz of 1,090 votes with 99 percent of precincts reporting. But more than 3,4000 absentee ballots yet to be counted, and we could be more to come in the next few days. Caban campaign, told The New York Times, that they were familiar, declare victory, since the ballots would be divided among the seven candidates in the race.
Caban, who identifies as a queer Latina, ran on a liberal agenda, including stopping the persecution of recreational drug use, prostitution, and minor crimes, such as subway and Dodge rate. She has also promised to seek less punitive penalties for many crimes. The Post reported that it would also work in the vicinity of Rikers Island and end a cash Deposit.
Consequently, they are Mass high-profile picked up the support of the national left wing of the Democratic party, including Ocasio-Cortez, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D -., and Bernie Sanders, sen, I-Vt.
The Times reported that the working families party and Democratic socialists of America, as the audience chanted “Black Lives matter”, “People-powered “justice” and “no new prisons.”
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Your victory echoes of Ocasio-Cortez, has long-shot primary win over then-Rep. Joseph Crowley, D-NY, primary in the in the past year house. Ocasio-Cortez, a democratic, socialist, went on to win the election and Minn in the first Reps. Ilhan Omar, D., Rep. and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., as part of an influence-the-left-wing bloc in the house.
The progressive wing of the party exerts a significant impact on the 2020 Democratic presidential primary race, where you have a number of far-left politics, such as de-criminalization of illegal immigration and reparations for slavery gained traction is currently.
Fox News’ Sam Dorman and The Associated Press contributed to this report.