Virginia Democratic primary, 2008

Virginia Democratic Primary, 2008

Virginia Democratic primary, 2008

to get instant updates about 'Virginia Democratic Primary, 2008' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!

X 

All Updates


Description:
The 2008 Virginia Democratic primary took place on February 12, 2008, an election day nicknamed the "Potomac Primary" because the District of Columbia and Maryland also held Democratic primaries. The Virginia Democratic primary was an open primary, and was competitive for the first time since 1988. Barack Obama won the primary, as he did the other Potomac contests that day.

Candidates

Six national candidates appeared on the ballot in the Virginia primary. However, all but Obama and Hillary Clinton had withdrawn prior to the primary on February 12.

Remaining



Eliminated



Background

The prior week, Barack Obama had beaten Hillary Clinton in Nebraska (68%-32%) , in Washington (68%-31%) and in Louisiana (57%-36%) by large margins.

The Clinton Campaign looked towards the primary in Virginia as well as those in Maryland and Washington, D.C. which were held on the same day. Though Hillary...
Read More

No feeds found

All
Posting your question. Please wait!...


No updates available.
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from