Clinton: “There Is No Way that I Won’t Be” Nominated

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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Matt Baron/BEI/Shutterstock (5239397ao) Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton CNN Democratic Presidential Debate, Las Vegas, America - 13 Oct 2015

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton seem to have a very different idea of how the presidential primaries work. With California approaching on June 7, each candidate is declaring something different.

Sanders states that “We are in till the last ballot is cast” and continues on his promise to stay in the presidential race until a likely contested convention in July. The senator has been focusing his time on putting support behind a number of California ballot measures, such as legalizing recreational marijuana.

Meanwhile, Hillary Clinton told CNN’s Chris Cuomo: “I will be the nominee for my party, Chris. That is already done, in effect. There is no way that I won’t be.”

California’s have been registering in droves to vote for the upcoming primary.  1.5 million voters have either re-registered or signed up since January 1st. The majority of them are young Democrats between the ages of 25-30, a demographic that largely supports Sanders.

A new national poll by NBC News/Survey Monkey finds that Donald Trump is closing Hillary Clinton’s national lead. Clinton now leads Trump by only three percent, 48 to 45 percent. The same poll shows that Bernie Sanders still holds a double digit lead against Trump, 53 percent to 41 percent.

The poll surveyed 14,100 adults and has a margin of error of +/- 2 percentage points.

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Alexandra Jacobo is a dedicated progressive writer, activist, and mother with a deep-rooted passion for social justice and political engagement. Her journey into political activism began in 2011 at Zuccotti Park, where she supported the Occupy movement by distributing blankets to occupiers, marking the start of her earnest commitment to progressive causes. Driven by a desire to educate and inspire, Alexandra focuses her writing on a range of progressive issues, aiming to foster positive change both domestically and internationally. Her work is characterized by a strong commitment to community empowerment and a belief in the power of informed public action. As a mother, Alexandra brings a unique and personal perspective to her activism, understanding the importance of shaping a better world for future generations. Her writing not only highlights the challenges we face but also champions the potential for collective action to create a more equitable and sustainable world.

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